L’Arche Canada Foundation’s Fall 2018 Impact Bulletin

L’Arche Lithuania consists of two communities. The Betzata L’Arche Community, in the city of Vilnius and The Kaunas L’Arche community, in the city of Kaunas. Both L’Arche communities have attracted a great deal of attention and respect from local society and government, who recognize that L’Arche’s values are profoundly impacting the lives of persons with and without disabilities.

Plus: Stories from L’Arche Halifax, Saskatoon and Joliette, Tax Effective Charitable Giving, letter from donor Laura Dottori, and profile of Anne Conway, member of the Jean Vanier Society 2018

The title “Pareil pas pareil” refers to people who have an intellectual disability, who are like others in many ways and also not like others. It is the title of a new, ground-breaking and highly accessible 14-minute video.
A free educational resource supporting topics related to diversity, equity, inclusion, tolerance, respect, and social responsibility – for senior elementary and secondary students
A free tool to help build inclusion, understanding and community in your classroom or school. Recommended for intermediate and senior secondary Health, Career Education, Leadership and Social Studies.
Recommended by Curriculum Services Canada for Grades 7-12, to support curriculum topics relating to inclusion, identity, community, human relationships, and goal setting.
Honouring the contributions of people with developmental disabilities