4795 Broadway Suite B, Gary, IN 46409

“Believing Dreams Can Happen for Sure”

mental health with Brighter Day Community Services

Our Mission

Brighter Day Community Health Services Inc is a 501C3 non-for-profit agency guided by the belief that education, counseling, employment structure, and purpose lead to higher morale and ethical societal relationships. We serve as a certified mental health and addiction services provider by the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction. All individuals are treated regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, or handicap. We believe that families should understand how powerful, important and valuable they are. Brighter Day CHS will promote and teach our families how to stay focused on what they can do in order to attain success and always believe in themselves, even when it is not easy. Most importantly we want our families and children to understand that

Mental Health Programs

Brighter Adolescents Group

Helping children understand how powerful, important and valuable they are. With positive reinforcement and guidance, we help these kids with our 12-week program.

Adult Substance Abuse Program

Matching treatment settings, interventions, and services to each individual's particular problems and needs is critical to his or her ultimate success.

DIVAS mental health

DIVAS - Definitely Important Very Ambitious Sisters

Designed for girls between the ages of 5 and 18, the DIVAS promotes prevention, high self-esteem, self-respect, and abstinence.

SIS - Sisters Innovating Sisters

Our focus is to encourage and support those individuals with domestic violence while helping them to understand violence is not their fault, and they have no control over the violence.

Recovery Works mental health

Recovery Works

Recovery Works provides community-based interventions that ensure both the safety of the community and the recovery of the individual needing treatment rather than incarceration.

Legacy Foundation

The Brighter Day DIVAS Program would like to proudly announce, recent approval for funding provided by a grant from the City of Gary’s ARPA fund and administered by the Legacy Foundation.  Thank you for your support in our efforts to positively impact the lives of Gary residents.

“Broken Crayons Still Color”

With all of our programs, Brighter Day Community Health Services provides the following counseling for individuals, families, and groups, substance abuse counseling, and drug screening. In addition to these, we offer services for those struggling with parenting due to domestic violence or substance abuse. We ensure our services meet your needs and help you on your way to recovery.

mental health with Brighter Day Community Services

Values We Live By


All people should be treated with respect and their needs responded to quickly


Never giving up


A positive future view


Do the right thing even when no one is looking


Being equal,
regardless of status


And #1 is our quality service

Get to Know Our Team

Our team members are NA ADC, CAADAC, LAC, CAPRC II, and LCAC certified. In addition to this, all of the women are treated by certified drug counselors, bachelor-level case managers, master-level therapists, HSPP psychologists, and other paraprofessionals. Our staff is accustomed to working a flexible schedule to accommodate the needs of the clients, staff, and our referral sources.