In 2016, 20.7
million people aged 16 or older reported driving under the influence of alcohol
and 11.8 million drove under the influence of drugs
in the year prior.1
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE? Drivers are
legally considered to be under the influence if they have blood-alcohol
content (BAC) of .08 or higher, have used any other controlled substance
or are impaired by medication.
If an individual’s BAC is below .08 but they show signs of impaired
driving, they still might receive a DUI.
DUI TREATMENT AT
offers evaluations, education
and treatment options for individuals that have received a
DUI. Our DUI education and treatment programs are designed to meet the
requirements of the court, probation officers, secretary of state and
Illinois employers to ensure each client gets their life back on track.
In addition to meeting the standards set forth by these institutions, we
aim to help individuals overcome addiction to live a satisfied, healthy
We offer treatment based on an individual’s risk classification, which
may range from minimal to high. Each client is assessed and a member of
our team works with the client to develop a personalized treatment plan
appropriate for their circumstances.
About Gateway Foundation Since 1968 our
goal has been straightforward: to help clients get their life back on
track and achieve a life of sobriety, free from drug use and symptoms of
mental illness, that is productive, socially responsible and
healthy. Gateway Foundation is the largest nonprofit treatment provider
in the country that specializes in the treatment of substance use
disorders, providing treatment for men, women, adolescents and clients
diagnosed with co-occurring mental health disorders.
Gateway's professional clinicians help thousands of individuals
successfully complete treatment by developing a personalized plan that
treats the underlying causes of substance abuse—not just addiction to
drugs or alcohol.
Call 877.505.HOPE (4673) to learn more about our treatment