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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.


Fall 2008
Top Story: Helping Students Dream: L’Arche Educational Materials

L’Arche is about caring for people with intellectual disabilities and also about changing society through its message of hope and inclusion. Young people are a particular focus. L’Arche helps its many collegeaged assistants discover their gifts and find a vision for their lives; and frequently, L’Arche communities give presentations in schools. Responding to requests from high school educators, in recent years L’Arche Canada has collaborated to produce a body of highly regarded curriculum materials for leadership, civics, social studies, religion and philosophy. Teachers are enthusiastic about them and students are drawn to L’Arche values...