L'Arche Canada Foundation logo
Transforming Lives, Transforming Society
The L’Arche Canada Foundation is a not-for-profit charity that raises funds on behalf of L’Arche Canada and is committed to transforming the lives of intellectually disabled people in communities across Canada.

Spring 2014 edition
Videos: A 1965 interview
with Jean Vanier.
Marie-Paule from L'Arche Montreal introduces us to
her neighbourhood.
Read more
Winter 2013-2014 edition
Discover L'Arche Winnipeg
who celebrated this year it's
40th anniversary.
Read more
Fall 2013 edition
Discover SOL EXPRESS, L'Arche Toronto Creative Arts Program, through a brief portrait of two performance group members.
Read more
July-August 2013 edition
Discover the community of L'Arche Cape Breton through the "I AM..." video and portrait of two assistants and a core member. Read more
April-May 2013:
1964: Jean Vanier conceived the bold idea of welcoming mens with intellectual disabilities to live with him and create a kind of family. Read more

Explore the Impact of L'Arche on...

People with Disabilities

All over the world, L’ Arche welcomes people who often are at great risk and in...

Families

“How will my child find her way in the world? Who will love and care for my son after I am gone?”...

Professional Lives

One of the little known but powerful dimensions of L’Arche is its impact on the women and men who...

Young Leaders

'' Since L’Arche’s inception several thousands of young people have come to L’Arche...

Impact Bulletin Fall 2013

The Transformative impact of L’Arche initiatives in secondary schools and Beyond

 

 

World Down Syndrome Day: Jean Vanier and L’Arche friends meet Pope Francis

Jean Vanier, along with a small delegation of core members and assistants and the Leaders of L’Arche International, met with Pope Francis  on...

Read more


A Word of Thank You from L'Arche Canada Foundation

Jean Vanier and members of the L'Arche Hamilton community offer a word of thanks to all the generous donors of the L'Arche Canada Foundation....

Read more