ABOUT GATEWAY FOUNDATION—JACKSONVILLE
Gateway Foundation is a private nonprofit, which make up about 55 percent of all treatment facilities in Illinois. It operates 17 treatment centers in Illinois, Delaware and California. The Jacksonville, Ill. location offers medication-assisted treatment, residential services for men, outpatient programs, sober living homes, and alumni engagement to people struggling with substance use and mental health disorders.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
According to Gateway Foundation's website, it offers comprehensive substance use disorder and psychiatric services five days a week. Each client receives individualized alcohol and drug treatment planning.
Gateway Foundation offers a full continuum of care including residential services. During residential treatment, clients receive 24-hour support. Programming includes individual, family and group counseling, along with educational group sessions, medication-assisted treatment, recreational activities and team building, 12-step recovery education and peer support, recovery planning, and aftercare planning.
Outpatient clients typically participate in multiple counseling sessions a week for four to six weeks. Outpatient treatment may include substance abuse education, individual and group counseling, medication to help with withdrawal symptoms, treatment of co-occurring disorders, family counseling and education, relapse prevention, and DUI evaluation and education.
After finishing residential treatment, some clients opt to live in a Recovery Home, which is a safe, sober living environment for individuals who need continued support. While living in a Recovery Home, clients learn new skills and are enrolled in outpatient care.
Gateway Foundation's website indicates the treatment team includes physicians, counselors, and therapists. It is one of the 152 (22.5 percent) of Illinois treatment centers that is accredited by the Joint Commission.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
Gateway Foundation's website notes it offers a supportive environment and access to healthy lifestyle facilities such as a large outdoor space, basketball courts, and sand volleyball courts.
Rehabs.com has yet to receive any reviews from this facility’s former clients, loved ones, or staffers. However, the one person to leave Google Review for Gateway Foundation in Jacksonville to date gave two out of five stars. 
The five people to leave reviews on Gateway Foundation's Facebook page, which it has the ability to manage, gave an average of 4.8 out of five stars. Reviews are for all locations, and individuals praised the friendly staff and effective programs.
"I've been to multiple programs throughout the years but this was by far the best. Extremely comprehensive... My counselor prepared a long term plan for me and I felt comfortable I was in good hands," one alum wrote in a representative review on Facebook.
According to Gateway Foundation's website, it is one of the 452 (67 percent) of Illinois treatment centers that accepts insurance.
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