Substance Use and Recovery Support Services

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Who we are

Our Story

Lifegate Healthcare Services was founded in 2019 to provide healthcare services in local communities within the DMV. LHS is licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health in the District of Columbia as a Substance Use and Recovery Support Services provider. LHS is one of the fastest growing healthcare providers providing excellent and quality care to consumers in the District of Columbia and the entire DMV.

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Mission Statement

The Mission of LHS is to assist adults residing in the District of Columbia who are struggling with chemical dependency overcome addiction.


We go above and beyond to deliver qualitative care to our consumers with compassion, respect, dignity, and integrity. We are committed to maintaining the confidentiality of your information and your interactions with us.


Our vision is geared towards leading the course in helping individuals and the vulnerable population refrain from substance abuse. This will help create a safe, productive, healthy, and enjoyable community for everyone.

Our team of dedicated, highly qualified, and experienced clinicians and professionals is always available to assist you achieve and maintain sobriety. Our Recovery Support specialists will provide you with the support necessary to navigate the system and connect you with community resource programs, employment, and housing opportunities to help get you back on your feet.


Our activities are driven by the ideals that anyone can become chemically dependent, and anyone can overcome it. We remain true to our ideals that regardless of a person’s current unfavorable circumstances there is still hope for a better future for them. Therefore, he or she deserves to be respected, cared for, and assisted within the scope of our operations to become the best version of themselves.

Evidence Based Treatment

We have fully trained counselors who practice evidenced-based behavioral and supported practices. We get to know our client because we want them to participate in their healing. It’s a partnership! This partnership is key to a successful treatment and long – term recovery which is why we make it a priority to establish a client-provider bond. We work hard to train our staff in knowing how to build and strengthen this needed partnership to help you heal.

  • Individualized Treatment Planning
  • Individual and Group Counseling
  • Psycho-Education Group
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Criminal and Addictive Thinking
  • Stress management
  • Behavior modification
  • Anger management
  • Counseling Groups
  • Relapse Prevention Education

Our Programs

Job Preparedness

  Training to help clients obtain living wages and advancement opportunities
  Interview and Resume Preparation & General Job Skills

Recovery Support Services (RSS)

  Resume building
  Interviewing techniques
  Money management

Life Skills

  Money Management
  Apartment Shopping
  Communication Skills
  Conflict Resolution
  Preventive Health Care
  HIV Education-Prevention
  Access to Resources
Break Free From Addiction
Break Free From Addiction