Frosty 5K

The 24th Annual Frosty 5K and Dog Walk is set to take place on January 28, 2023. This event began as a coat drive for children and has evolved into one of FamilyCore’s main fundraising events.


Here to listen

FamilyCore offers a variety of counseling services to individuals and families provided by licensed professional counselors.

Foster Care

Start your journey

When children need temporary living arrangements, FamilyCore connects them with safe and caring home environments.

Youth Outreach

 here when you need us

FamilyCore has built a wide-reaching
spectrum of programs for at-risk youth in
the tri-county area.

Mental Health Panel

FamilyCore has partnered with local health organizations to produce this Mental Health Panel video as a valuable resource for our community


About Us

Just as its name implies, FamilyCore understands that strong families, equipped with the tools and ties to succeed, are at the heart of any vibrant, tight-knit community. FamilyCore (previously known as Counseling & Family Services) employs over 90 individuals that work with schools, the court system and other social service agencies to connect counseling, intervention, preventative education and other support services with those who have a need.

FamilyCore takes a holistic approach in its continuum of care, often providing boosts of support to multiple generations. The end goal is to maintain the integrity of family, however it may be defined.

Our Mission

Instilling hope by creating the right balance of resources and care to foster and equip healthy productive children & families.

Our Vision

Strengthening Families for a Stronger Community

How to Give

Volunteers and donations are essential to the success of clients we serve at FamilyCore – and they are greatly appreciated. FamilyCore has been making a difference in the lives of children and families for 120 years.

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FamilyCore Locations

330 SW Washington St. Peoria, IL 61602

Phone: 309-676-2400

First United Methodist Church 1315 Court Street Pekin, IL 61554

Phone: 309-676-2400