Gateway Recovery Systems

Long Term Residential Program



Number of Beds: 100
Detox Available: No


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 300
Average Length of Stay 3 months
Percent of Women 5%
Percent under 25 1%
Percent with College Education: 5%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 90%

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: Yes
Weekend Admission available: Yes
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No



Facility has special track for:

  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Relapse
  • Women



Self-pay Cost per Week: $250
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: Yes



Licensed by: State of Louisiana
Type of License: Supervised Independent Living
Accredited by: None


Self Description:

“A community operated by recovering addicts, located 10 minutes from New Orleans, our campus consists of individually functioning townhomes that promote family values and bonding resulting in true long-term sobriety and social integration.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“A modified therapeutic community with emphasis on building esteem and spirituality through the use of the 12 Steps and the acceptance of self.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Very experienced in treating the dually-diagnosed using psychoactive drugs with a non- confrontational 12 Step approach.”

Family Program:

“Families are invited and encouraged to participate. Staff resources are available to family members.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“Our program is strongly focused on the 12 Steps. Meetings, sponsors and Step work are required.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation is used only as a last resort. We rely on healing and acceptance rather than confrontation.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Staff are recovering addicts/alcoholics who have graduated from our program.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 4103 Lac Couture
Harvey, LA 70058