L'Arche belongs together

Today, L’Arche continues to transform lives and model a more human society where every life is of equal value.

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Imagine the world differently

We bring people with and without intellectual disabilities together. Allowing each to benefit from living together, working together and learning from one another.

Whatever shape and size these communities take, they are mutual and transformative – changing the way that we each see ourselves and shaping how the world sees people with disability.

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L’Arche thrives together

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What we offer

A welcoming community

Life changing career opportunities

A global vision

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In 37 countries on 5 continents

Today, there are more than 150 communities and nearly 30 projects around the world from Argentina to Zimbabwe.

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Our stories

Jamileh & Rita

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Magda & Enric

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Yvonne & Claire Ann

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Latest News

Special olympics – Achieving your personal best

An Olympic medal! Who hasn’t dreamt of that at some time in their life? And for Christian Gerro of L’Arche Antigonish, Canada, his dream has now become a reality.

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In Ukraine, L’Arche provides stable community for survivor’s healing

They enjoyed an idyllic life in Bakhmut, Ukraine until the war came to their front yard. "His tracksuit pants were drying on the street,” Lyudmyla said. “He went out to get them. He opens the door and that's it. An explosion."

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Federation Assembly June 2023

L’Arche members from around the world are gathering for the International Federation Assembly, between the 20th and 24th of June 2023

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Visit to L’Arche Ukraine communities

Stephan Posner (International Leader of L'Arche) and Basia Wójcik (International Envoy) visited the two L'Arche communities in Ukraine: Lviv and Ternopil. On their return, here are some words they would like to share with you.

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