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Assisted Suicide - A Disability Activist Responds

Tuesday November 5, 2013
The debate around assisted suicide is currently prominent in Canadian social and political discourse, thanks in part to the posthumous plea for its legalization by renowned microbiologist Dr. Donald Low. Catherine Frazee is a Canadian educator, disability activist, researcher, poet and writer who cu...

Singily Skipping Along!

Thursday October 31, 2013
L’Arche Atlantic is happy to announce that we are partnering with our friends at Nimbus Publishing on an exciting fundraising venture! Renowned children’ s author Sheree Fitch’ s newest book, “Singily Skipping Along” , is illustrated with intricately hooked rugs, created by artist Deanne Fitzpa...

A heart on your sleeve kind of organization

Friday October 4, 2013
A recent edition of The Chronicle Herald newspaper featured a wonderful article on L'Arche Homefires. You can read the article, and see some fabulous images, by clicking on the link.

A New Spiritual Life Coordinator at L'Arche Cape Breton

Tuesday September 3, 2013
L’Arche Cape Breton is pleased to announce that long-time community member Mary MacDougall will assume the role of Spiritual Life Coordinator for the community. Mary is a woman of deep faith and commitment, as this community has been witness to for the last 15 years. Mary has held many roles at L’Ar...

Homes Coordinator for L'Arche Halifax

Tuesday August 27, 2013
L'Arche Halifax is pleased to welcome Tricia Scott as our first ever Homes Coordinator! With the support of her home community of L'Arche Sudbury, Tricia will be joining L'Arche Halifax this fall to found this key role. After eight years with L'Arche, most of them as a House Leader, Tricia's organ...

Opportunity at L'Arche Halifax

Thursday June 13, 2013
L'Arche Halifax is looking for an experienced, confident, and enthusiastic person to join their community as their first ever Homes Coordinator.  Located in a busy urban neighbourhood, L'Arche Halifax is a small yet dynamic L'Arche community with a wide diversity of needs and gifts.  Now t...

Opportunity at L'Arche Cape Breton

Wednesday June 5, 2013
L'Arche Cape Breton is seeking a welcoming, prayerful person, passionate about the spirituality of L'Arche and eager to create community, to come and join them as their Spiritual Life Coodinator. This position is a unique opportunity to live in a simple, rural community, nourish the spiritual growt...

Sandra Dominey

Tuesday June 4, 2013
It is with deep sadness that we share the news that Sandra Dominey, originally of Louisbourg, Cape Breton, and more recently of Corinthian House at L'Arche Cape Breton, passed away on Friday, May 3rd, 2013. In a short time, Sandra had a deep impact on the community of L'Arche Cape Breton. She was a ...

A New Community Leader for L'Arche Cape Breton

Tuesday March 12, 2013
L’Arche Cape Breton is pleased to announce the selection of a new Community Leader. Lisa Poirier-Sinclair was re-introduced to the community on March 5th following an extensive discernment process. No stranger to the community, Lisa grew up in the nearby Margaree area and began her L’Arche journey ...

Ingrid Blais Receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

Monday July 9, 2012
We are pleased to announce that Ingrid Blais, Community Leader of L'Arche Homefires, was honoured recently as a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. The Jubilee Medal was created to mark the 2012 celebrations of the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accessio...
Leadership Development

Core Values Newsletter - November-December 2018

Live in Joy Download PDF   Advent is known as a time of joyful waiting. Before the rush of celebrations that mark the Christmas season,...
Leadership Development

Core Values Newsletter - September-October 2018

Stand on Humble Ground Download PDF The descriptive sentence for our core value Stand on Humble Ground reads, “We earn trust and acceptance when w...
Jean Vanier

Letter from Jean Vanier - May 2018

In my previous letters, I have often shared my wonder for the birds, but this time I am going to speak to you about the flowers. Now, in early May, we have the sun and nice weather. Every day, I ta...
L'Arche Canada

Summer 2018 Newsletter

Recently Unité 9, a Québec television program, did an episode on people being reintegrated into society after having spent years in prison.  L’Arche Joliette welc...

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