Advent Appeal: Belonging in a time of loneliness

In a world that can feel lonely and isolating for many, L’Arche communities are places where people with and without learning disabilities can experience belonging, joy and friendship. Please help us to continue in our mission.Read more

Advent Appeal: Belonging in a time of loneliness

In a world that can feel lonely, L’Arche communities are places where people with and without learning disabilities can experience belonging. Please help us to continue in our mission.Read more

Join us as an assistant

Spend a year as an assistant and we will give you an experience of difference that will change your life.Read more

HR and Communications Administrator, L'Arche London

3 days per week. Permanent contract. Salary: £23,040 pro rata (£13,824 full time equivalent) Deadline: Thursday 13 December, 6pm. Interviews: Monday 17 December.Read more

Communications, Media and Creative Facilitator, L'Arche London

30 hours per week. Permanent contract. Salary: £21,500 pro rata (£16,125 full time equivalent) Deadline: Monday 10 December, 9am. Interviews: Thursday 13 DecemberRead more

What we do

In a world that values winning, L’Arche Communities are places where people with and without learning disabilities can discover who they are and not just what they can do.Read more

New building for L'Arche Highland

October 2018Read more

Support for L'Arche International

October 2018Read more

Day activities at L'Arche Manchester

October 2018Read more

Donate to our advent appeal 2018 resources

In an age of loneliness, L’Arche communities are places where people can experience radical welcome, belonging, and acceptance. Please help us to continue in our mission.Read more

House leader, Preston

L’Arche has an exciting opportunity for a Houseleader to join the team in Preston. £21,527 to £22,698. Excellent Terms and ConditionsRead more

Administration and finance officer, Preston

L’Arche Preston has an opportunity available for an Administration & Finance Officer. You will join us on a part time, permanent basis working 28-30 hours a week. In return you will receive a competitive salary of £9.58 per hour.Read more

Belonging in a time of loneliness

Join us for our panel discussion on the 22nd of November in London on 'Belonging in a time of loneliness'.Read more

Live-out assistants, L'Arche Bognor Regis

Part and full time roles. Between 10-40 hours per week. Permanent Contract (guaranteed hours.)Read more

House Leader, L'Arche Manchester

£21,527 - £22,698 (40 hours a week) Offered as a permanent roleRead more

Become a Partner

L’Arche Mission Partners is a regular, committed giving initiative which will allow our culture to thrive. As a Partner, you are invited to choose where you would like your gift to be used. L’Arche will keep you updated about developments and the difference your gift is making.Read more

Impact Report 2018

Read how your support during the last twelve months has helped build better, brighter futures for people with learning disabilities.Read more

Richard's story: 'L’Arche is somewhere that people receive friendship support.'

Richard Keagan-Bull reflects on his life as somebody with a learning disability, living in the L'Arche London Community. He shares how people with learning disabilities can often become isolated and lonely.Read more

Jean Vanier interview: belonging in a time of loneliness.

We interviewed Jean Vanier, the founder of L'Arche, at his home in the L'Arche Trosly Community in France. Listen to Jean as he reflects on ageing and fragility, loss and loneliness, and the mystery that compels people to L'Arche.Read more

One year on: Laura and Amanda's story of transformation.

Last year's Advent Appeal told the story of Laura, the founding member of the Manchester Community. One year on Laura's mum, Amanda, reflects on how L’Arche has transformed hers, and Laura’s life.Read more

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Female Waking Night Support Assistant, L'Arche Brecon

16-32 hours per week, waking night shifts (hours negotiable). Due to the nature of care provided it is a genuine occupational qualification that applicants for this post are female.Read more