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Executive Director & GRMS Lisa Brown has 20 years experience working with women and families in need.

When you are suffering, on a daily basis, with the pain from a broken heart, there is one major question you need to ask yourself.Do I want to continue to suffer this pain for the rest of my life?  We hope your answer is no and we hope you’ll give us a call.


Kathy Klassen is our Program Assistant. Kathy is an extremely gifted, kind and generous support to our clients.  Kathy is an expert in the resource room and is familiar with the supports here in the valley.  Any referrals you may need Kathy can help you with.  Kathy is also a trained grief facilitator.

Hugh and Sandy

Sandy Vanderveen is a well seasoned Support Group Facilitator & Office Staff along with her husband Hugh they care for women and families so well here in the Comox Valley.

Jemima Tabernero

Jemima Tabernero is the Grant Writer at the CVPCC.  Jemima is also a seasoned group facilitator and Peer Counsellor.


  • Lauren Somers: Grief Support Group Facilitator
  • Leona Hamm: Grief Support Group Facilitator
  • Stephanie Ward: Resource Room Volunteer
  • Many more volunteers work behind the scenes.  Thank you to our volunteers.