Why volunteer ?
Enter a new friendship that just might transform you.
Join in creating home and places of belonging together with people who have intellectual disabilities—in solidarity with L'Arche communities in nearly 40 countries and on six continents.
Help reveal the gifts and celebrate the unique value of every person.
As a small, local non-profit organization, we depend on your involvement in order to exist and thrive.
As a volunteer:
Spend time with our members as a friendly visitor or get to know one person through a shared activity such as reading, going for a walk, or creating art together at Creative Connections .
Lend a hand in the maintenance of the home: an afternoon of painting or helping with the garden could make a big difference.
Help out with occasional fundraising events: selling tickets, serving coffee, putting up posters, greeting at the door...
Participate on the Fundraising Committee, New Home Committee, or Board of Directors.
What our volunteers say:
“A whole different lifestyle opened up for me. I’m where I’m meant to be today, and I have L’Arche to thank for that.”
“Everyone who wants to get involved could find an area that interests them... I find it fulfills my life.”