Our mission is to ...
Make known the gifts of people with intellectual disabilites, revealed through mutually transforming relationships.
Foster an environment that responds to the changing needs of our core members, whilst being faithful to the core values of our founding story.
Engage in over diverse cultures, working together toward a more human society.
About L'ARCHE FOUNDATION OF GREATER VANCOUVER
The L'Arche Greater Vancouver Foundation supports the work of L'Arche Greater Vancouver.
L’Arche Greater Vancouver is an intentional community of approximately 120 people sharing life and work together. We have six homes and two day programs and are involved in initiatives of welcome and outreach to the wider community.
Founded in 1974, we are an ecumenical Christian Community which welcomes people from a rich diversity of religions, races and cultural backgrounds
What People Are Saying
"From the moment I was met at the door by my hostess and guide, Sue, to the moment I said my final good-byes, I was treated as more than an honoured guest I was made to feel like an old friend who had finally come home. "
— Trudi Shaw, Read More
"Once you arrive in the L’Arche community you cannot help but experience the simple love of the core members."
— Father Nguyen, Read More
"They're (The Neighbours Helping Neighbours Crew) so sweet, and they're very welcoming...It's an image of hospitality for people in a difficult situation."
— Maggie Marquardt, Read More