Ever wondered what it's like to be part of L'Arche Manchester, a community of people with and without learning disabilities? Well, here you are. A day in the life of L'Arche Manchester. Read more
Joe Ulleri's death, three years ago, attracted national media interest when a jury inquest ruled that failures in his care, while in hospital, constituted neglect, which contributed to his death. In this reflective piece, Nem Tomlinson from L’Arche Manchester shares her memories and stories of Joe. Read more
At L’Arche Manchester we celebrate people with learning disabilities and build circles of support around them. We go beyond basic needs to attend to people’s emotional and spiritual lives. Read more
Spend a year as an assistant at L'Arche Manchester and we will give you an experience of difference that will change your life. Read more
Our houses in South Manchester provide accommodation to people with learning disabilities and live-in assistants.
L’Arche Manchester offers day activities three days a week (Monday-Wednesday) for people with learning disabilities.
We are always welcoming of people who wish to join L'Arche Manchester as either volunteers or friends.
Spend a year as an assistant at L'Arche Manchester and we will give you an experience of difference that will change your life.
L'Arche is a collaboration of people's gifts, expertise, resources and time. We bring people together who are not prepared to accept the status quo, but instead are inspired to want more for people with learning disabilities, and for society. Please help us to transform lives today.
A community space to eat, meet, and make friends.
Join us every Wednesday afternoon for an hour-long session of gentle yoga and relaxation. Our class is relaxed, informal and welcoming of people with and without learning disabilities. Read more
Apply to be a live-in assistant Read more
Live-out assistant salary is £8.50 per hour which for full time is £16,575 per annum. Live-in assistants receive board and lodgings and a stipend wage of between £63 and £93 a week depending on experience.
Part-time and full-time roles are available and hours can be flexible. Read more