Here at L’Arche Chicago, we seek to create a world that welcomes difference and celebrates the unique gifts of every person. This happens in moments of grand revelation and moments of daily life together. In our blog, assistants, core members, friends and family share the stories of the impact of life in L’Arche.
Hear how Andrew has learned how to be more patient with himself and with others, to be kind to himself, and to embrace community and share life with many different people in his five years at L'Arche Chicago.
Elbert excitedly repeated "Mmm, ooh, aah!" as we toured a vintage bungalow nestled in Forest Park with our realtor last month. "This is a gonna be my room," Elbert said decisively as he paused in one of the upstairs bedrooms.