Sharing and fun

Relationships are central in L’Arche. A L’Arche home is a place of growth, where each person is supported to attain his or her full potential. 

Relationships are central in L’Arche. A L’Arche home is a place of growth, where each person is supported to attain his or her full potential. In the sharing of life together, each one also grows in self-understanding and understanding of others.

 Decisions concerning home life are made as much as possible at a weekly house meeting.

While government and related standards are fully adhered to, much effort goes into encouraging mutuality in relationships. There is a sense of shared ownership for the life and spirit of welcome that is typical of our households.