Follow Us

February 28, 2017

St. Canice's Credit Union has very kindly donated €750 to our L'Arche community in Kilkenny. We appreciate their support and wish them all the best with their merge with Callan Credit Union. Thank you very much.

In the picture from left to right: Claire Lawton, CEO St....

February 27, 2017

L’Arche Dublin is a community where celebrations are very common. With 6 Core Members (Residents), L’Arche Dublin has a great atmosphere where everyone finds a good excuse to celebrate the simple joy of being together.

“We have a vibrant group in Dublin. Together our co...

October 4, 2016

Recently our CEO Mairead Boland-Brabazon attended a 7-day international L’Arche Formation in La Ferme Trosly, France. The training comprised vital topics, such as recruitment and discernment of new community leaders, procedures on community visits, and inclusion of cor...

September 7, 2016

The following appointments were made at the L'Arche Ireland Board meeting held in Dublin on Saturday 24th September 2016:

- Chairperson: Joan Costello

- Treasurer: David Griffin

- Company Secretary: Michael Hayes

- Minutes Secretary: Dr Mary Deane

July 26, 2016

Minimum qualification FETAC Level 5 in Healthcare Support or relevant social care qualification.

Experience in intellectual disabilities essential.

Send CV to - Closing date 10th august

June 28, 2016

Over many decades, Sligo has been an example for the whole country in their appreciation and support for people with intellectual disability. Jean Vanier’s visits to Sligo have been an inspiration and impetus to have his L'Arche and Faith and Light communities establis...

June 6, 2016

Thank you to Cork Independent for the article about our 38th birthday. 

May 31, 2016


Today is a very special day for us. 38 years ago, the first L'Arche community in Ireland was founded in Kilmoganny, County Kilkenny. Since then, three other communities have been established in Belfast, Cork and Dublin, helping people with different intellectual disab...

May 24, 2016


Last Wednesday 18th of May, our CEO Mairead Boland Brabazon attended the New Directions Learning Event in Tullamore Court Hotel, Co Offaly. The objective of the event was to present eleven of the projects that had been changed or reconfigured during the last 5 years i...

May 12, 2016


We are pleased to announce that L’Arche Ireland has adopted the Statement of Recommended Practice for Financial Reporting by Charities (SORP) 2015 (FRS 102), an accounting and reporting standard developed by the Charity Commission for England and Wales, and by the Sco...

Please reload

  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
Please reload

  • facebook
  • YouTube L'Arche

L'Arche Ireland (registered name) is a charitable organization legally structured as a company limited by guarantee, not having a share capital, registered in Dublin, Ireland - Registered No. 77821. Registered Office - C/O Anne Brady McQuillan, Iveagh Court, Harcourt Road, Dublin 2. Revenue Charity No. CHY 7979 - Charities Regulatory Authority No. 20018856.  L’Arche Ireland operates in the Republic of Ireland, having three communities in Dublin, Cork and Kilkenny.  L’Arche Belfast (Northern Ireland Company no. NI 40702) operates in Northern Ireland and has one community in Belfast.  L'Arche Belfast is registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC105755. Its website is  L’Arche Ireland and L’Arche Belfast are part of an International Federation of L’Arche Communities whose registered office is in France.  Its website is