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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:

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July 19, 2019

Intentional Inclusion: L’Arche GWDC on a Special Olympics Panel

The conference room was quiet in the offices of the Special Olympics in Washington, DC, as everyone around the table listened ….

People stand on a stage, dancing, singing, and waving flags. A projection behind them says "Celebration!"
July 19, 2019

No One Walks Alone: Northeast Regional Gathering 2019

On a sunny Thursday morning in June, members of L’Arche GWDC loaded up vans full of community members, foregoing the usual ….

June 17, 2019

On the Basis of Equality

Shep Abell is many things – a lawyer, a former adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center, board member of ….

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DC Community Prayer Night

FromAugust 6 @ 6:15 pm To August 6 @ 8:00 pm

Arlington VA Community Prayer Night

FromAugust 6 @ 7:00 pm To August 6 @ 8:00 pm

L’Arche Prayer Night at Georgetown

FromAugust 12 @ 7:00 pm To August 12 @ 8:00 pm

Encounter L’Arche–VA Community

FromAugust 18 @ 3:30 pm To August 18 @ 4:30 pm
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