Programs and Services
Gateway Woods is in the business of turning lives around. Our dedicated Christian staff has over 35 years of experience providing programs that are grounded in a love for lost and wounded children, faith that God provides and heals, and obedience to God's Word and leading.
With five group homes and an on-grounds school on a beautiful 50-acre campus near Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Gateway Woods has become an organization of choice for families seeking a variety of children's services, including:
Providing residential child care for abused, neglected or delinquent teens in a caring, Christian environment is at the heart of our campus. In addition to our unique houseparent approach, we also provide individual, group, and family counseling, and parent training. A special program designed for pregnant teens and teen moms serves girls in crisis. Learn more about our Residential Care.
Gateway Woods School
Our on-campus accredited school offers students an exceptional education with the proper balance of nurture and structure. Additional components include job skills and independent living training plus tutoring and scholarships. Our faculty strives to give each student an academic, moral and social foundation for a successful future. Learn more about the Gateway Woods School.
Adoption Information for Birth Moms
Sometimes, choosing adoption is what it means to be a good mother. Facing pregnancy and the responsibilities of parenthood can be overwhelming, and sometimes people are not ready for it. Our goal is to give your child the best chance at having a stable, loving, hope-filled life. That's why Gateway Woods is dedicated to helping you find a committed Christian family for your child. Learn more about choosing adoption as a birth mother .
Our highly trained and experienced staff offers specialized and therapeutic foster care through our deeply committed Christian foster families. As a team, we supply all necessary services to meet the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of children of all ages. Learn more about our Foster Care.
In recent years, Gateway Woods has facilitated over 170 adoptions for Christian families in Indiana. We provide quality, affordable and family-focused services for both international and domestic adoptions. Our caring, skilled and diligent professionals make this complex process a successful, affordable and joyous experience. Learn more about how to adopt a child through Gateway Woods.
Home-Based Services is a distinctively Christian program that revolves around one concept: the family. We work intensively with at-risk families in prevention before major problems occur, as a supplement during a child's placement and with continuing support after a child returns home. Learn more about our home-based services.