Fairy-Tale Christmas

Noel Acadien au Village 2019


Noel Acadien au Village features half-a-million lights, including the fully lit Chapel, NEW ANIMATIONS, lighted holiday displays, live entertainment, carnival rides, local cuisine, photos with Santa, holiday shopping in the Christmas Store and much more!


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LARC accepts both cash and item donations. 


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Our Services and Resources


Community Support and Services

LARC’s Community Supports and Services oversees two programs aimed at allowing the individuals we serve to remain in their community living on the terms they and their family choose.

Vocational Services

We are committed to enhancing the lives of the adults we serve by assisting them in becoming productive citizens as they pursue job opportunities.

Residential Services

LARC’s Residential Services has been in operation for over 25 years. We own and operate four community homes serving both men and women.


St. Anne's KC Cafeteria

​LARC’S St. Anne’s Knights of Columbus Cafeteria is located on the grounds of LARC. The “Cafeteria” follows the Vocational Services program schedule. Each day, the staff is responsible for feeding over 150 individuals who attend the day program.

Mardi Gras Beads & More

Mardi Gras Beads-n-More is a LARC’s Enterprises, which creates jobs and opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities. Beads can be donated at LARC, 303 New Hope Road, or at any Goodwill Industries of Acadiana location.

About LARC


Proud to Serve

Our Goals

As a nonprofit that’s been a fixture of the Lafayette, LA community for decades, we’ve identified a multitude of ways to further our cause. LARC is dedicated to helping those dealing with developmental and intellectual disabilities:

  • Discover how to live their lives to the fullest
  • Fully understand and appreciate their self-worth
  • Learn how to become self-sufficient
    Explore enriching ways to engage with others

Get Involved

Enhance, Enable and Encourage

Something good happens in the LARC community every single day. Someone figures out how to live on their own, another person explores a new talent and someone else gets a healthy meal. Wouldn’t you like to be a part of such moments?

There are plenty of ways to get involved. What are you waiting for? Browse our site for more information, or call us today with any questions you may have.

Have Questions? Contact Us!

Are you looking for a local service organization to support in your community? Are you searching for someone to help support you or a loved one? LARC, Inc is a nonprofit organization based in Lafayette, LA. For 60+ years, we've been dedicated to supporting those with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Our staff, volunteers and donors work together to empower these individuals to live their lives to the fullest. Contact us today to find out how you can get involved!
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