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Saying Goodbye to Bobby

Thursday October 1, 2015
  Bobby Deveau Jan. 24th,  1973 -   October 1st, 2015 It is with deep sadness and gratitude that we let you know that our much loved friend Bobby Deveau left us today.  Bobby shared his life with L’Arche Homefires for 24 years and during that time he tou...

Responding to the Call - A New Leader for L'Arche Cape Breton

Monday August 3, 2015
This week, Mukthar Limpao will officially begin in the role of Community Leader at L'Arche Cape Breton.  A member of the community since 2008, Mukthar has carried the roles of assistant, Houseleader, Homes Coordinator, and most importantly, faithful friend.  When called to role of ...
L'ARCHE Ontario Regional Gathering 2015

L'ARCHE Ontario Region Gathers in Toronto to Celebrate the Power of

Wednesday June 17, 2015
Toronto, ON, June 17, 2015 – Over 200 members with and without intellectual disabilities from L’ARCHE communities across Ontario are gathering this week at the Newham Campus of Seneca College to mark an important transition in regional leadership, and to celebrate the fact that when people of dif...
Job posting

L'Arche Ottawa is seeking a Community Leader

Wednesday May 20, 2015
L'Arche Ottawa is seeking a Community Leader. Candidates should have solid community experience, a passion for the Identity and Mission of L'Arche, and capacity to lead, manage and learn. Strong ability in French and English is important. The community is currently experiencing renewal in an Inte...

New Leader for the community of North Bay

Wednesday May 6, 2015
The Board and Community of L’Arche North Bay and Region of L’Arche Ontario are happy to share the good news that Chris Boucher has been called to be the Community Leader for the Community Mandate 2015-2019. Chris has been a member of the community for many years as an assistant, house leader,...
National retreat

Companions Retreat 2015: we are extending the deadline until April 30

Friday April 24, 2015
Supper, Monday, July 6 through breakfast Sunday, July 12 Manoir d’Youville in Chateauguay (Montreal)   The March 15 deadline is passed and we have only 6.5 companions pairs registered for this life-giving retreat. The committee is convinced that there are more pairs who will bene...
Job opportunity

L'Arche Saint-John is seeking to hire a Development Officer

Wednesday March 18, 2015
The first and only L’Arche community in New Brunswick, L’Arche Saint John is approaching its 10th anniversary amidst a mandate that identifies «Building Capacity» and «Responding to the Need» as two priorities for the next four years.      
Job Posting

L'Arche Saskatoon is seeking a Workshop Leader

Wednesday March 4, 2015
For the past three years, L’Arche Saskatoon has supported a small group of individuals with and without disabilities to gather together with a vision of “making friends, making art, and making peace.”  The Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services recently approved funding that will allo...
L'Arche Cape Breton

After much work on the part of the Selection Committee in choosing a L’Arche Cape Breton Assistants Coordinator, and a lot of patience on the part of those not involved directly in the process, I am pleased to introduce Jacqueline Beaton to our community.

Monday January 26, 2015
  Jackie Beaton grew up in the small town of Port Hood, Cape Breton. She attended Dalhousie University, where she completed a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Women and Gender Studies and English.   Jackie is an active human rights advocate. She previously...
Western Region

L’Arche Edmonton’s Christmas Pageant

Monday December 15, 2014
  BY Andrew McCutcheon - Angels and shepherds of a different sort descended on St Thomas D'Aquin Church on Tuesday for a joyfully chaotic pageant rehearsal L'Arche Edmonton was founded in 1972 and has staged an annual Christmas pageant for more than two decades The show's cast is mad...
Servant Leadership

Bubble of the Month – Trust in God – September 2015

In this newsletter we have focused on Jean Vanier’s strong belief in peace and desire for love in the world which is rooted in his Christian faith and also ...
Job Opportunity

L'Arche Canada Foundation is seeking for a Director of Major Gifts

    Location:  Richmond Hill In 1964 Jean Vanier founded L'Arche.  L'Arche now has homes and programs for people who live with intellectual disabilities in 35 c...



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