Grace Street Recovery Services in Lewiston, ME

Call (207) 795-0149 to Contact Grace Street Recovery Services

Overall Rating

(4.3 of 5)
Treatment Effectiveness
Accommodations & Amenities
Meals & Nutrition
550 Lisbon St.
Lewiston ME 04240

Grace Street Recovery Services Philosophy

This provider has not yet updated their "Philosophy" section. Click here to submit this information. 360 Guide

Review by Contributors


Located in the community of Lewiston, Maine, 36 miles north of Portland, this Grace Street location offers an intensive outpatient program (IOP), aftercare programs, risk reduction services, and medically managed replacement therapy for individuals struggling with chemical dependency or co-occurring disorders. Unique to the facility, treatment is individualized to each client’s personal interests. According to the facility’s website, its treatment approach encourages clients to be “active change agents in their own lives — not simply passive recipients of care.”


According to the center’s website, before beginning treatment, clinicians conduct a comprehensive assessment to develop a personalized treatment program. Grace Street also allows client interests to form the treatment approach. The facility’s website notes, Grace Street provides “a graceful, dignity-filled recovery ecosystem woven into the fabric of our community.”
Grace Street’s intensive outpatient program combines medication replacement therapy(Suboxone, Vivitrol, Naltrexone)with group and individual counseling sessions. Gender-specific groups are also available to address issues common among men or women struggling with addiction. survey results indicated that clients may also be introduced to 12-step fellowship. In addition, psychiatric evaluations and ongoing medication management may be available to clients struggling with co-occurring mental health difficulties.

Along with its primary programming, Grace Street operates a wood shop, indoor skateboarding park, and art studio, allowing clients to participate in recreational and artistic pursuits while in treatment. Some of these activities include leather making and sculpture classes.

Upon completion of IOP, Grace Street provides a range of specialized aftercare groups, tailored to clients’ specific needs and interests. In an effort to reduce risk within the community, Grace Street also offers a needle exchange program.


According to the facility’s website, Grace Street employs an experienced team of physicians, licensed psychotherapists, and alcohol and drug counselors.


The three alumni polled by at the time of this writing offered mixed opinions concerning the facility. While the former clients agreed the facility was effective overall, some reported it could improve in certain areas.

Out of five stars, one survey respondent gave just one star for the treatment staff’s level of experience and training and felt the facility’s quality of care had declined over time. “Everything changed and stoped doing the things that ‘made them different’,” the anonymous alum wrote. They also gave a one-star rating for the facility’s counseling options.

The other two alumni were less critical of the facility. One alum gave the center four stars for counseling options and five stars for exercise and leisure activities. “Great place for treatment. they have a indoor skate park and many other things you can do to help you,” the alum wrote. “awesome people!”
The other agreed. “They have plenty of aftercare groups to choose from and you can switch if you dont like,” the alum wrote. “I will recommend this place to anyone cause they helped me get clean and to stay clean.”


The one former employee who submitted a review at Glassdoor at the time of this writing provided a mostly negative review.
While they gave the center three out of five stars, they indicated they would not recommend working at the Lewiston facility. “If you need a job... not a career than try Grace Street Services as an alternative to an actual certain career,” they wrote.
However, they did note the company “has been a favorite community for recovering people in the Lewiston area. Unfortunately rash decisions are made with out a second thought in management.”


There is currently no information provided on the facility's website regarding its costs. However, the two former clients who were questioned by at the time of this writing provided low to average ratings for the center’s affordability. One alum gave the center one out of five stars when asked if the center was affordable, while the other alum gave three stars.

Published on September 2016

User Reviews

Review this Center

Please note: Anyone attempting to manipulate or spam our system or the providers’ own listing pages risks having all content removed.

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
They are always there when needed. They have plenty of aftercare groups to choose from and you can switch if you dont like. I think they should be more stricker then they are with patients. I was scared when i first called them thinking i was gonna denied and thinking they were gonna think badly of me.. I am now in an aftercare program cause i graduated from it. They are willing to help when needed and i appreciate that alot. I will recommend this place to anyone cause they helped me get clean and to stay clean.

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
When I first started it was the openness... That changed with in a year Everything changed and stoped doing the things that "made them different " Was nice at first... Then thay get pushy... U have to do what thay want or get kicked out... Thought that we elligle

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
Great people. Expensive. Great place for treatment.they have a indoor skate park and many other things you can do to help you.awesome people!

Featured Facilities in this Region

Photo of GateHouse Treatment
GateHouse Treatment
  • 3:1 staff to client ratio
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Personalized Meals
Learn More
Photo of New England Recovery and Wellness
New England Recovery and Wellness
  • Massage and Chiropractic Services
  • Trauma, EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapies
  • Holistic Treatment Program
Learn More

Official Facility Response collects thousands of User Reviews weekly to collect the most up-to-date information possible on treatment facilities across the country. The opinions shared in User Reviews are expressly those of the user, and do not reflect the thoughts, beliefs, or opinions of Per our policies, we do not remove User Reviews at the request of a facility.

Treatment facilities can and are encouraged to respond directly to any User Review, positive or negative. In fact, visitors are more likely to favorably consider a facility that actively responds to criticism (and praise!) to one that doesn’t.

Please leave your Facility Response below using a verified facility-specific email address. A representative from will vet your response within two business days to ensure it meets our standards for public posting. retains the right to contact anyone who leaves a review via our website to confirm authenticity.

As always, thank you for your feedback, and for your willingness to work with us as we move forward in developing the most comprehensive and trusted rehab reviews and listings platform.

For more details, please read about our Reviews Process.