• Pictures

    Reading is fun

  • Summer Youth_Walk 2014 042

    Common Place Peoria

  • Berniceandkids


After many years our Executive Director Connie Voss has decided to retire, and we are currently searching for her replacement before year end.  Attached is a link describing the position.  All interested applicants may click on the link below for more information about the position.

Common Place Executive Director Position Opening 2016







thScheduled workdays

You’re invite to help!

August 12 & 13

Friday & Saturday starting at 8:00 a.m.






Welcome to Common Place!

Common Place is a social service agency on Peoria’s South Side changing lives through the mission to:

 Embrace diversity and improve lives through education and family support

 Sum Youth 023



At Common Place, educational programs start with our Youth Programs, grades K-12. Our Youth Programs offer academic assistance, life skills, and cultural enrichment to build self esteem and success in school.

Common Place literacy programs help adults learn reading, writing, and math skills and acquire

self-esteem and self-confidence needed to obtain employment.

Browse our website to learn more about what Common Place is doing for the community!