The care of the sick pilgrims is provided by a diverse helper team that comprises of Doctors, Nurses, Lady helpers, Male Helpers, and Clergy/Religious.  

The following links contain general information for those who are interested in volunteering:

Lady Helpers

Male Helpers




Safeguarding Welcome Guide (this is covered at Safeguarding Training)

Safeguarding Summary Guide (this is covered at Safeguarding Training)

Health & Safety Policy

For helpers who have already decided to volunteer, the information in the following links is essential and will be required:

Helpers Booklet

Preparation Programme

Notifying the organising committee that you wish to volunteer as a helper (for those booking through Travel Agents)

Declaration for volunteers who plan to travel independently (for those arranging own travel/accommodation)

Risk Assessments

Risk Assessment Declaration