Becoming involved at L'Arche will profoundly impact your life! You will be welcomed into a loving community where you will be appreciated and where your presence can make a difference.

Please note that a criminal records check is required for all assistants, employees and volunteers at L'Arche Lethbridge.

Urgent Opening: Awake Overnight Position 

L’Arche Lethbridge is accepting immediate applications for an Awake Overnight position supporting the overnight needs of three individuals with an intellectual disability. Duties include personal care and light housekeeping. The successful applicant will be capable of creating a positive, caring relationship with adults with a disability and will demonstrate qualities of reliability, responsibility, and ability to stay awake all night. Minimum educational requirements: completion of High School and maintenance of First Aid and CPR certification (training available).

This position is permanent part-time. Hourly rate is $16.84. Criminal record check is required.

TO APPLY: Please use the Application Form for Respite Workers found here or send your resume and cover letter to: Van Ovejera, Community Life Coordinator, at

Live-in Assistants

Our teams of 4-5 live-in assistants in each home are key to keeping our mission and identity alive and well! Assistants come to L'Arche Lethbridge from right here in town and around the world. Some come for a year of service; others make a lifelong commitment as members of the L'Arche Lethbridge Community. Please click here for information about becoming an Assistant at L'Arche Lethbridge. 

Respite Worker/Casual Relief

L'Arche Lethbridge employs a pool of respite workers who help to support the life in our homes when our live-in assistants are away. For more information about respite/casual work at L'Arche Lethbridge, and how to apply, please click here. 

Handy Persons

L'Arche Lethbridge is building a team of Volunteer Handy Persons. If you know the difference between a Robertson and Philips screwdriver, can cut a board straight with a saw, and know how to lay paint with a roller we want to hear from you.

Board of Directors

L'Arche Association of Lethbridge currently has vacancies on the Board of Directors.


Help with our flower gardens and yard work.

Friend & Volunteer

  • Take a person to church
  • Cook a meal or teach someone else to cook
  • Help mend clothes and teach sewing skills
  • Help someone improve their English
  • Come and visit

If you would like to become a friend or volunteer at L'Arche Lethbridge, please contact Marie at 403-328-3735 x3 or