Walking Together is our annual fundraising event in aid of L'Arche Communities overseas. Find out more about how you can get involved in our next event! Read more
The sharing of lives in L’Arche contains the DNA of a better way for our world to be. You can invest in this kind of future by making a donation to L’Arche this Easter. Read more
It’s always been the case that for people with learning disabilities, if they end up in hospital the outcome will be worse. John Casson tells us that L’Arche can be the vehicle for wider social change. Read more
We’re looking for people to join our Communities as live-in assistants; to ensure some of most vulnerable fellow citizens continue to get the support they need during this time. Read more
Across our eleven Communities in the UK we offer a range of high quality, person-centred residential support to more than two hundred individuals with learning disabilities.
Within our Communities we offer day support services, providing opportunities for individuals to discover and develop their creative talents and practical skills.
While some individuals wish to live in a home with other people, others prefer to be supported to live independently. At L’Arche we help people to choose a way of life that feels right for them, and for their families.
communities in the UK
adults with learning disabilities supported by L'Arche UK
communities in 35 countries around the world
Spend a year as an assistant and we will give you an experience of difference that will change your life.
L’Arche is a worldwide community movement working with people who have learning disabilities for a world where everyone belongs.
Lip sync battles and advent calendars... keep up to date with L'Arche's digital activity this Christmas! Read more
L'Arche Brecon's project 'Rebound Books' has been creating beautiful items from discarded books for the past decade. When Covid-19 hit, they decided to adapt the way they work. Read about how they gave back through the global pandemic. Read more
Monika joined L'Arche Edinburgh in June, during the first Scottish lockdown. Here, she journals her first few months as a new assistant in community. Read more
Salary range: £32,632 – £42,640 (plus London weighting if applicable) Dependent on skills and experience. Read more
L'Arche live-in assistants live and work in our Communities with and alongside people with learning disabilities. They provide them care and support. Read more
L'Arche Preston is looking for Care and Support Workers who are passionate about working with People with Learning Disabilities. We want people who are honest, have integrity, are hardworking, promote dignity, respect and equality. Read more
Flexible hours. One year minimum commitment. Read more