Recent News

  • Counseling Pays Off - Many people can be successful in their jobs and in many aspects of their life, and yet have something happening that is getting in the way of feeling good and being happy. Counseling can help. At Cornerstone, we help people of all ages and walks of life find a calm, safe place where they can […]
  • we GROW together - So many people are growing things!  Growing their businesses, their careers, growing their families, growing themselves.  All this growing makes our community stronger, healthier, happier. How are you growing?  What are you growing? Let’s celebrate all this growing on Facebook.  Post a picture of you and whatever it is that you are growing with the […]
  • Artists Raise Their Hands to Help - The Great River Artisans believe in giving back to their community. This group of area artists decided to donate a portion of the proceeds from their 2014 Holiday Show and Sale to the Comprehensive Youth Services Program at Cornerstone.  Their commitment to sponsor one child grew as their family members, employers, and friends made donations.   On […]
  • Great River Artisans are Raising Their Hands! - The Great River Artisans will be “raising their hands” to help area children stay in school and succeed in school. This group of area artists will use a portion of their proceeds from their Holiday Show and Sale to provide a scholarship for Cornerstone’s Comprehensive Youth Services program.  This program provides counseling and casework services […]
  • Sponsorship. It’s for the kids. - A recent news report tells the story of how school aged children are getting the help they need.  Here is a link to that story. Did you know that a similar program is happening right here in Quincy? Last week, eleven students took one more step towards school success.  Caseworkers and Counselors from Cornerstone met […]
  • On Empathy and Connecting - Social Researcher Brene Brown talks about empathy and how you can help others. Are you looking for other ways to empathize and connect?  Consider a gift to Cornerstone.  Connect and provide people with the skills, support and hope they need to crawl out of that hole.  It’s a great gift to them, to your community, […]
  • What are we missing? - What are we missing from the people all around us? Here’s an interesting photography project that suggests we are missing a lot. And  it might just take a few minutes, a short conversation, a brief exchange to see people in a whole new light.
  • Every Day… - Cornerstone’s First Steps Program  helps young mothers become the best parents they can possibly be.  One of the ways parents of all ages can support the growth and development of their children is to talk with them.  Sounds easy, huh?  It is.  Here’s a few tips from our friends over on Sesame Street.
  • Feeling Stuck? - “There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there’s so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.” –Zayn Malik This quote is attributed to one of the young members of the British Pop Band, One Direction. And from […]
  • The Power of Generosity - The generosity we show today will impact many more tomorrow.    Here’s a lovely video from Thailand showing how it works.  By the way, the same thing goes for each of us, right here in our community.