Client Support Team


A 13-member, volunteer Board of Directors governs the organization and represents the many diverse communities served. This active Board is entrusted with directing the organization, based on policy and procedure, and in supporting the realization of our overall mission.

The leadership and staff are committed to providing quality, compassionate and highly effective support through group discussions, individual counselling, relapse prevention, anger awareness and life skill development. Our staff has extensive experience in the field of recovery including the philosophy of the 12-Step Programs and is able to share that experience with the residents. Our Counsellors are accredited practitioners through the Canadian Addictions Counsellors Certification Federation.


Board of Directors:  President - Mr. Ray Diotte; Vice President - Mr. Bernie Runde; Secretary - Ms. Carol Tahti; Mr. Jim Depew, Mr. Fred McWilliams, Ms. Anne Mullins, Ms. Peggy Rankin, Judge Ray Stortini, Dr. Doug Brooks, Mr. John Hershey, Mr. Larry Bellerose.

Staff:  Executive Director - Mr. Wince Lyons, B.Sc., ICADC; Senior Counsellor - Mr. Ken Roney, BA, ICADC; Addictions Counsellor - Mr. Rob Thibodeau, CCAC; Home Attendants - Mr. Larry Doyle, Mr. David Dorricott; & Mr. Ken Vanschoonevelvd, Mr. David Craig; Office Manager - Mr. Doug McGinn; Resident Cook - Ms. Brenda Cranston.

Alumni:  President - Mr. Chris Johnston; Secretary - Mr. Clayton Turcott; Treasurer - Mr. Larry Doyle


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