Australia

Retreat for L’Arche

  Choosing Community in an Era of Individualism Retreat for L’Arche   30 March – 5 April 2019 B. P 21-23 rue d’Orleans 60350 Trosly-Breuil, FRANCE Following on from the success of the 2017 Retreat in Trosly, France that L’Arche Australia coordinated for members in Australia and New Zealand, we are delighted to host another retreat in Trosly. Trosly is where l’Arche was founded and it has an unique place in our story. The theme of this retreat is ‘Choosing community in an era of individualism’ and will focus on how you and we build, choose and develop community in Australia today. […]

Next L’Arche Adelaide community gathering

All welcome at our next community gathering on Sunday 5th August at the Highgate Park Chapel (in the grounds of Highgate Park Disability Services, 103 Fisher St, Fullarton). We’ll be joining with the Highgate Park residents for their Sunday morning service starting at 10am. After the service there will be a shared brunch in the Chapel at 11am. Please bring a savoury or sweet dish to share. We’ll finish with devotions and a community forum.  

L’Arche in Canberra celebrates 40 years

Canberra 40 MEDIA RELEASE L’Arche in Canberra celebrates 40 years The L’Arche Genesaret community in Canberra, one of the first co-residential groups for people with and without an intellectual disability in Australia, celebrated its 40th anniversary in Woden on 9 March. More than 190 guests, including L’Arche representatives from across Australia, gathered for an evening of stories and songs at the Canberra Southern Cross Club to celebrate the milestone, which also marks the foundation of L’Arche in Australia. Since its beginning, L’Arche has been at the forefront of radical social change spanning the past four decades. From the dismantling of [...]