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The City of Portland, Oregon

The Gateway Center

For Domestic Violence Services

Phone: 503-988-6400

Fax: 503-988-6499

Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm

10305 East Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97216

Support Counseling for Survivors

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The mission of Lifeworks NW is to promote a healthy community by providing quality and culturally responsive mental health and addiction services.

The Domestic Violence Counseling Specialist is available to:

  • Meet with clients who need an assessment for mental health or substance abuse treatment services
  • Meet with clients who need extra support
  • Consult with staff regarding specific issues or behaviors
  • To provide support and resources for Gateway Center staff
  • Provide Seeking Safety therapy groups or other services based on the needs of clients and the Gateway Center

*All consultations and assessments are confidential.
*All information shared by survivors with will remain confidential unless there is a reported threat of harm to self or others, child abuse, abuse of a disabled invidivdual or elder abuse.

Core Values of LifeWorks--Recovery and Resilience

  • We know that "life works" when people receive they help they need.
  • We believe in respecting each person's unique strengths and needs.
  • We are compassionate and caring.
  • Our services are driven by the belief in the capacity for change and recovery.
  • We empower consumers to be involved in their own services planning and involve consumers and families in program planning and improvement.

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