Every day in the workshops, people with disabilities, make various products with assistants: decorative candles, soap, jewelry made of beads and wool, postcards, wood products, icons, etc.
Zenia Kushpet brought the idea of creating the L`Arche community to Ukraine. A Ukrainian who was born and raised in Canada, a pianist by profession, a university lecturer with experience living in the L`Arche community in Canada, she gathered a group of interested people in Ukraine and began work on creating a community.
L`Arche-Kovcheh in Lviv is the first L`Arche community in Ukraine to officially become a member of the International L`Arche Federation in 2008. The community has about 100 members (60 people with special needs and 30 assistants and volunteers).