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We are people with and without disabilities sharing life in a community of faith. Mutual relationships and trust in God are at the heart of our life together. We seek to build a world that recognises the unique value of every person and our need for one another.

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L’Arche Kapiti History

December 3, 2013

Our L’Arche Kapiti story began with a visit from Jean Vanier. Having visited in the 1970’s Jean came again at the invitation of Faith and Light New Zealand, to give a retreat in Christchurch in January of 1993. During the retreat Jean was invited to attend a meeting of about 30 people who wished to […]

I was immediately impressed with the warm welcome and accepting atmosphere of the community.

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