Contacts & Resources

We are dedicated to building and sustaining an environment that is free from harrassment, violence and discrimination. If you are a victim of domestic abuse or sexual assault, we have resources right here at GRCC to help you. We also provide information on confidentail resources outside of the college, such as the National Sexual Assault Hotline at (800) 656-4673, or Statewide Domestic Abuse/Sexual Assault Helpline at 1-800-99-NO ABUSE (800-996-6228)

In Kent and Ottawa Counties, you can dial 2-1-1 for Heart of West Michigan United Way, and they will confidentially connect you with the services you need.

GRCC Sexual Misconduct Reporting Options

Title IX Coordinator
Kimberly DeVries
(616) 234-2120

Deputy Coordinator (Director of Student Life & Conduct)
Lina Blair
(616) 234-3924

Deputy Coordinator (Campus Police)                                    
Chief Rebecca Whitman
(616) 234-4012 or  

(616) 234-4010

Deputy Coordinator (Counseling)
Raynard Ross
(616) 234-4154

Deputy Coordinator (Human Resources)
Cathy Kubiak
(616) 234-3971


Counseling Services 

For students: The counselors in our Counseling and Career Center are licensed for personal counseling. You can request a one-hour personal counseling appointment by calling (616) 234-3900.  

For Employees: Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) services are available to all employees (except student employees), their spouses and children living in their household. Services are available 24/7 via the hotline numbers: (800) 442-0809 or (616) 455-6210. Employee health insurance covers mental health support as well. You can search mental health providers through the website directory for your plan: Blue Cross Blue Shield or MESSA.

Abuse Services

  • 24/7 Confidential Hotline: (855) 444-3911   
    (includes children and adults)                                    

Alcohol-Drugs/Mental Health Services

Domestic Violence Assistance

Personal Protection Order