Change the world, one heart at a time.


Who we are

We are people with and without intellectual disabilities, sharing life in communities belonging to an international federation. The L’Arche community in Hamilton is a charity founded in 1978.

How can L’Arche help you?

  • We can lead workshops or retreats on topics such as “creating a more inclusive society”. We are open to meeting with your school, church or organization around Hamilton or at our facilities (e.g. school teachers on PD days)
  • We can lead the worship service for your congregation.


Ability Walk and Roll

Whatever your initial motivation, you will soon realize that the people you come to help have much to teach you about life… Continue reading


Each year we receive enough provincial funding to provide basic care for our residential core members… Continue reading

L’Arche Hamilton
664 Main Street East
Hamilton, Ontario L8M 1K2

tel: 905‒312‒0162
fax: 905‒312‒0165

Change the World, One Heart at a Time.

See the difference your donation can make to the life of a person with intellectual disabilities in Hamilton.