• Hazel and Yuko

    Gratuitous Love

    Hazel Pulliam teaches Yuko Gruber that love is never earned.

  • ©Brian A Taylor

    Celebrating 50 Years

    Walton Schofield celebrates L'Arche International's 50th with the traveling ark.

  • ©Brian A Taylor

    Sweet Summer

    Francene Short enjoys a summer party.

  • Matt Poder, Jael Villalobos, Rebecca Yuan Feng, Mel Perella-Savarese spent their summers volunteering at L'Arche Greater Washington, D.C. Photo by Bethany Keener

    Summer Volunteers

    Matt Poder, Jael Villalobos, Rebecca Yuan Feng, Mel Perella-Savarese

  • ES, SR, DG

    Freely Love

    Deb has taught me to give freely in love; that is enough. -Sarah Ruszkowski

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    Your one-time or monthly donation will make an immediate impact on our four homes.

  • Become an Assistant

    Now hiring: Part-time Finance Assistant

  • Meet the Community

    Discover the depths of the human spirit through interactions with our community members.

About Us

L'Arche is a community of people with and without intellectual disabilities who share their lives together. Our mission is comprised of three elements:

Want to learn more? Watch our video or contact us about getting to know the community personally.

Housemates Edna Tang and Laurie Pippenger show off the pumpkin they picked together. Photo by Bethany Keener
October 15, 2014

Laurie’s New Life in L’Arche

Last New Year’s Eve Laurie Pippenger created a collage and titled it “My New Life.” The photos included one of a large ….

Celebrate L'Arche around the world with a 50th anniversary t-shirt.
October 9, 2014

L’Arche T-shirts For Sale Through Nov 4

Celebrate L’Arche International’s 50th anniversary with a t-shirt listing the countries in which you can find a L’Arche community. Shirts are blue, super ….

October 9, 2014

Now Hiring Part-time Finance Assistant

L’Arche Greater Washington, D.C. provides homes, residential services, and places of belonging for adults who have intellectual disabilities (our “core people” ….

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Arlington Open Houses

FromNovember 2, 2014 2:00 pm To November 2, 2014 4:00 pm

Cancelled: Prayer Night – DC

FromNovember 4, 2014 6:00 pm To November 4, 2014 8:00 pm

Prayer Night – Arlington

FromNovember 4, 2014 7:00 pm To November 4, 2014 8:00 pm

Faith and Light co-founder Marie-Hélène Mathieu visits DC

FromNovember 8, 2014 8:00 am To November 10, 2014 5:00 pm
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