Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Services or Interpreting for languages other than
If you have special needs such
as requiring auxiliary aides or interpreter services,
please contact us 904.387.4661 extension 1003 to request
assistance. These services will be provided at no
cost. If you have a need for detoxification services,
you may come directly to our program at 555 Stockton
Street and an interpreter will be provided
for you as soon as possible.
Gateway Community Services has completed a major
renovation project on its publically funded
On November 19th, 2014 it was unveiled to the
public during a re-opening ceremony. The
celebration was attended by over 150 community
Renovations include an open floor plan with the
nurse’s station situated in the center of the
treatment area. Bathrooms, kitchen, laundry and
sleeping rooms were also remodeled bringing the
center more in line with other treatment
facilities within the Jacksonville area.
The center has also been equipped with all new
furnishing and hardwood flooring. Inspirational
messages grace the wall of the main treatment
areas to offer a sense of hope and healing to
the clients served.
Guests were amazed by the total transformation
of the center and pleased with the remodeling
efforts. The Detoxification Center currently has
20 treatment beds and 10 stabilizations beds for
In 2013, over 2,800 clients received treatment.
Gateway offers a safe and medically supervised
place for patients to rid their bodies of the
toxic substances to which they are addicted.
Renovations of the detox was made possible by a
grant given by the City of Jacksonville, from
the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG),
and from the help and support of private
donations and special event fundraising.
Additional photos may be viewed on our
LSF Health Systems is
the Managing Entity contracted by the Department
of Children and Families to oversee state-funded
mental health and substance abuse treatment
services in 23 counties in Northeast and North