Life Center of Galax

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 66
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 1010
Average Length of Stay 30 days
Percent of Women Data Not Supplied
Percent under age 25 DNS
Percent with College Education: DNS
Percent Covered by Public assistance DNS
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: DNS

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: Yes
Weekend Admission available: Yes
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes



Facility has separate program for:

  • DUI/DWI Program

Facility has special track for:

  • Native American

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Women



Self-pay Cost per week: Contact Facility
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: DNS



Licensed by: State of Virginia
Type of License: State license for adult residential treatment facility
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“We have a 30 day residential program that incorporates group therapy, individual counseling and education on addiction.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Our conviction is that chemical dependency is a highly individualized illness that responds best to a treatment regime where group therapy and process is emphasized.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“We have therapists and psychologists that can diagnose. We also have the ability to accept clients that are already diagnosed as dual-diagnosis.”

Family Program:

“We have a family program every weekend from 1pm – closing.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“We are a 12 Step based recovery program.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 112 Painter St.
Galax, VA 24333