Read success stories from Gateway alumni to learn about their struggles with substance use disorder and their path to recovery with Gateway. Hear from people who turned their drug addiction into a sobriety success story.

Gateway Director of Events Marty Cook and alum Nick, Share Their Thoughts on Life After Recovery

Gateway Director of Events Marty Cook and alum Nick, Share Their Thoughts on Life After Recovery

For WBEZ’s final Voice of Chicagoland’s Opioid Crisis segment, host Jennifer White spoke to Gateway Director of Events Marty Cook and alum Nick about young people and life after recovery. To listen to the segment, click here. “I just imagine that the power, particularly for younger people, to walk into a room and they think their life is over because they’ll…

Dr. Britton and Gateway Alum Broadcast Insights on Opioid Crisis

Dr. Britton and Gateway Alum Broadcast Insights on the Opioid Crisis

Justin Kaufmann spoke to Gateway President and CEO Dr. Thomas Britton and Gateway alum Spencer  on WGN’s “The Download” for insights on the opioid crisis, how we can combat it, and Spencer’s journey to recovery. Biggest takeaways: “A criminal problem rather than a public health problem” Dr. Britton mentions how more government funding is being allocated to law enforcement…

Gateway A Little Empathy Goes a Long Way

Empathy Goes a Long Way

Empathy Goes a Long Way Today is “Day 4 Empathy” in Chicago as the Ebert Foundation honors late, beloved film critic Roger Ebert on the fifth anniversary of his death. Coincidentally, it is also the 50th anniversary of civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death. The day is more than an observance; it is…