Welcome to L’Arche Ireland


L'Arche is a group of over 154 worldwide communities where people with and without intellectual disabilities share life together in community.

What we do

L’Arche Ireland provides Day Project opportunities to adults with an intellectual disability in our  Cork and Kilkenny Communities and are open Monday to Friday. Each Day project offers Core Members who access the service a range of opportunities.

Supported Living

L’Arche provides services to people with various Disability diagnoses and required level of supports including: Intellectual disability, ASD, Autism, Physical disability, Sensory disability, and Mental health support needs.

Join as a Volunteer
“live-In” Assistant

L’Arche Communities around the world were founded and run by volunteers. L’Arche Ireland now has a blended team of paid employees and volunteers

L'Arche Communities... Come and enjoy these videos of all the different things L'Arche has to offer!

Our Partners

“My year in L’Arche Dublin was an amazing experience full of joy, passion and community, that I would never want to miss!

I made new friends, got to know myself better and grew in many ways. But most importantly, I learned what it means to live life to the fullest and make the best out of everything!”
Lena Rückert Germany