• We’re Hiring! Home Life Leader

    The 6th Street Home Life Leader role is now accepting applications for an October 2019 start. The mission of the role is

  • Announcement: Current Opening for One

    L'Arche GWDC currently has an opening to welcome one core person (adult with an intellectual disability) to our homes

  • People sit on chairs with their hands on their heart and stomach, practicing yoga.

    Just Be Me

    Jessica Duncan first heard about L’Arche in a way befitting the 21st century - on a podcast. She was intrigued by the

  • My experience at L’Arche Greater Wa

    Written by Lucas Thoraval  July 4th, 2019, 5 pm. I get out of the plane coming from France

  • A group sits around a conference table listening to a woman speak

    Intentional Inclusion: L’Arche GWDC

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

  • On the Basis of Equality

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

  • Come Encounter L’Arche!

    Once a month, we host visits for visitors to come and encounter L’Arche. In the space of an hour, we highlight the peo

  • Make a Donation

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

  • Career Opportunities

    Currently accepting applications for Assistants

  • Get Involved

    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.

September 5, 2019

We’re Hiring! Home Life Leader Role Available

The 6th Street Home Life Leader role is now accepting applications for an October 2019 start. The mission of the role ….

September 4, 2019

Announcement: Current Opening for One Core Person in Washington D.C.

L’Arche GWDC currently has an opening to welcome one core person (adult with an intellectual disability) to our homes in Adams Morgan. We ….

August 16, 2019

My Time at L’Arche

Written by Joe Walker I was drawn to L’Arche through a curiosity and a desire to serve this summer. I first ….

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Encounter L’Arche–DC Community

FromSeptember 15 @ 3:30 pm To September 15 @ 4:30 pm

DC Community Prayer Night

FromOctober 1 @ 6:15 pm To October 1 @ 8:00 pm

Arlington VA Community Prayer Night

FromOctober 1 @ 7:00 pm To October 1 @ 8:00 pm

Adams Morgan PorchFest

FromOctober 5 @ 2:00 pm To October 5 @ 6:00 pm
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