Welcome to L’Arche USA

L’Arche communities in the United States provide homes and workplaces where people with and without intellectual disabilities live and work together as peers, create inclusive communities of faith and friendship, and transform society through relationships that cross social boundaries. Learn more about Who We Are

#AsIAm: We Remember 

When a life is over, we grieve. But there are certain lives, even certain populations, which society would have us forget.

On World Down Syndrome Day – March 21st, we remember Bapi from L’Arche India.

Imagine the world differently.


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Sharing Daily Life

It’s the small moments of sharing daily life together in a L’Arche community that add up to something profound, and even holy.  Check out this video to catch a glimpse of life in L’Arche Greater Washington DC

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Crossing Borders

This week, 46 members of L’Arche USA are in Belfast, Northern Ireland for the L’Arche Federation Assembly. Usually, L’Arche is an experience of relationship that unfolds its transformative gift in the ordinary everyday life of our communities

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Meet Mark, George, and Louie the House Fish

George put a CD player on the kitchen counter next to a clear blue cup. Explaining the CD player, he said: “Louie likes it when I play him my music

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