Rooted in a tradition of care and compassion, the mission of CORA Services is to assist children, youth and families experiencing emotional, academic, and social challenges.

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Children are the Heart of the Matter

“‘Love-in-action’ is a dynamic kind of love. I believe that when this dynamism motivates and directs our actions, that they are always ultimately successful, and that we can never lose or fail.”

—Sister Charity Kohl, Founder


Recent News

Importance of Early Childhood Education
CORA's Philosophy on Early Learning

CORA’s Early Years Preschool Programs (in the Fox Chase section of NE Philadelphia and on the campus of La Salle University) have been the foundation of education for many 2 ½ –… [Read More]

Journie’s Story
An Early Years Parent Shares Her Gratitude

How did you find CORA Early Years La Salle? We saw the sign in front of the building near her doctor’s office when our daughter was around two years old. We realized… [Read More]


Professional Development Workshop: Ethical Myths and Mysteries September 22, 2017

Interactive workshop to improve ethical decision making skills, identify common risk management and the rational behind them. Clinical vignettes will be presented and discussed. Click here to learn more and register online. … [Read More]

Champions for Children Celebration November 16, 2017

The annual Champions for Children Celebration benefits CORA Services and honors extraordinary individuals and organizations dedicated to enriching the lives of children and families in the Philadelphia region. Click here for the 2017 Honorees. … [Read More]

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