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Identity and Mission

We celebrate the unique value of every person and recognize our need for one another.

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Our History

Daybreak is the oldest and largest L’Arche community in North America.

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Our Homes

Since 1969, we have grown to include eight homes in Richmond Hill.

Our Programs

Our programs offer several dynamic places of work, recreation and creativity

The Dayspring

L’Arche Daybreak is a non-denominational, interfaith community that welcomes people from all spiritual traditions.

Our Stories

Walk with Hope 2024

Walk with Hope Saturday May 11, 2024 Come walk with us in support of L’Arche Daybreak!   Join us for [...]

The Lost Bus Finds Daybreak

On a warm morning in early August, a bright blue bus pulled into Daybreak. The LOST Bus, Lending Our Services [...]

L’Arche Daybreak Virtual Afternoon Programs

Come and join us virtually or in-person for our weekly activities over Zoom, where there is something new for you [...]