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

Be an Upstander: Peer Helpers Lead the Way
CORA's Annual Peer Helper Conference

    “It really was exciting that I got to meet students from other grade schools, who will also be Peer Helpers, and we could end up going to the same high… [Read More]

Positive Techniques to Counter Depressed Thoughts and Emotions in Children
October is National Depression Awareness Month

October happens to be National Depression Awareness Month. Depression is often thought of as an adult illness and not always recognized when it affects children. However, depression does occur fairly often in young… [Read More]


Literacy Happens at CORA this fall!

Bring your children to a 1-hour weekly workshop to enhance their skills to help children to play, learn, and become more engaged with literacy at an early age. Each session will feature info on a child’s literacy development in everyday routines and parent/ child activities that are fun, meaningful, and easy to do at home. The make-and-take activities will support the “Literacy Happens” theme. Learn more here. … [Read More]

Champions for Children Celebration

CORA's annual event to honor our Corporate, Civic, and Classroom Champions will be on Wednesday, November 27th at 5:30 PM at the Union League at Torresdale. Learn more here. … [Read More]


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