• Our Program

How It Works

With Intercordia, you can:

1. Participate in an international placement

2. Participate in a L'Arche Community in Canada

3. Apply to be a Mentor

- Before you go -

- In Placement -

- Back in Canada -

  • Take a course through your university*
  • Participate in pre-departure seminars - preparing you for a cross-cultural experience
  • Receive support in fundraising or accessing grants/scholarships
  • Live with a host family and volunteer at a local organization
  • Engage in group reflections
  • Be supported by an Intercordia Mentor
  • Participate in a reintegration seminar
  • Receive ongoing support from Intercordia
  • Find ways to… Get involved / Continue to learn / Engage in solidarity

*There are also opportunities for students who do not attend universities partnered with Intercordia Canada. Please get in touch with us to find out more.