Our Centers


About The Lehman Center

– Established June 9, 1987 –

The Lehman Center offers emergency respite care for children newborn through six years of age in a 24-hour crisis nursery, art and child-centered therapy, family advocate services, and parent support groups. Referrals may be made by calling The Lehman Center at (717) 845-5771.

Our Staff


  • Janelle Swartz
    Director of the Crisis Nursery

  • Joanne Godfrey
    Family Advocate

  • Sara Gray-Bradley
    Director of Cornerstone Youth Home

Our Therapists

Shannon Murphy is a full time Art Therapist at The Lehman Center.  Ms. Murphy received her Master’s degree in Art Therapy from Marywood University in May of 2019.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with minors in Psychology and Art History from McDaniel College.  Ms. Shannon has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults within an inpatient hospital, day program, outpatient, mobile, and managed care settings. 


Courtney Weik, MA ATR-BC  is a full time Art Therapist at The Lehman Center. Mrs. Hammer received her Master’s degree in Art Therapy from Cedar Crest College in August 2016. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with a minor in Psychology from Kutztown University. Mrs. Courtney has experience working with mental and physical illness in children, adolescents and adults, within a medical setting and open studio environment.


The Lehman Center
402 W. Market Street York, PA 17401

Phone: 717-845-5771
24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-635-6619
Fax: 717-852-7605

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About The Frances Leiter Center

– Established April 1, 1986 –

Frances Leiter Center offers child-centered therapy and individual counseling for children and adolescents ages 2-18, referral services, support groups, and community education.

Our Staff


  • Shelley Barrow
    Office Manager

Our Therapists

Kay Broderick

Kalyani Glass Broderick, MS is a full-time Play Therapist at the Frances Leiter Center. Kay received a Master of Science in Counseling, with a Clinical Mental Health concentration, from Shippensburg University in 2019, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies from Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. She provides child-centered therapy using play, art, and talk, as well as actively involving caregivers in their children’s healing through filial and attachment-focused techniques. She also offers parenting skills coaching, based on the Incredible Years Series and Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14, and has a special interest in adoption and foster care, trauma recovery, and dissociation. Kay is bilingual in Spanish and accepting of all religious and spiritual traditions.  


Frances Leiter Center
539 Lincoln Way East
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Phone: 717-264-8552
Fax: 717-264-0680

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About The Nicarry Center

– Established 1978 –

The Nicarry Center offers art and child-centered therapy, God’s Closet clothing bank, the Healing Garden Greenhouse, and the Children’s Garden and houses the administrative offices for Children’s Aid Society. Referrals may be made by calling The Nicarry Center at 717-624-4461.

Our Staff

  • Wanda Bankert
    Senior Administrator

  • Gina Nobile
    Human Resources Coordinator

  • Pamela Tile
    Administrative Assistant
  • Lori Trish
       Accounting Manager     
  • Denise Schroeder
    Accounting Specialist

Our Therapists

Francis Marie Soto, MA is a full-time art therapist at the Nicarry Center. Francis received her Master’s degree in Art therapy with Specialization in Counseling from Seton Hill University in May 2019. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in both Art Therapy and Studio Art from Cedar Crest College in May 2014. Francis’ experiences include working with children, adolescents, and individuals with special needs.  

Lindsey Weaver, MA is a full time Art Therapist at the Nicarry Center.  Lindsey received a Master’s in Creative Arts Therapy from Hofstra University in Long Island in 2017.  She also earned a Bachelor’s degree in 2013 from The Pennsylvania State University in Visual Arts.  Lindsey has experience working with children and youth both with and without developmental delays and special needs.  She also has experience working with adults and young adults in a psychiatric setting and experience working with geriatrics.


Jenell Boyer is a part-time Family Advocate at the Nicarry Center. Jenell received a Bachelors degree in Social Work from Elizabethtown College. She has previous experience providing support coordination services to children with special needs and their families. Jenell currently resides in New Oxford and in her spare time she loves to run, hike, read, play with her kids, and go on vacations with family. 


The Nicarry Center
343 Lincoln Way West
New Oxford, PA 17350

Phone: 717-624-4461
Fax: 717-624-3011

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Administrative Office

343 Lincoln Way West New Oxford PA 17350
Phone: 717-624-4461
Email: info@cassd.org



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