L’Arche is an international movement which builds communities with people with intellectual disabilities. The L’Arche vision is unique and inspires an ecumenical Christian community, open to people of all faiths or none, who share its values and mission.
We are people with and without learning disabilities, sharing life in communities belonging to an international federation
We celebrate the unique value of every person and recognise our need of one another
Mutual relationships and trust in God are at the heart of our journey together
Make known the gifts of people with learning disabilities revealed through mutually transforming relationships
Foster an environment in communities that is inspired by the core values of our founding story and responds to the changing needs of our members
Engage in our diverse cultures, working together to build a more human society