Addiction Assistance and Treatment
Here’s a list of resources for people seeking information on addiction treatment and substance abuse. These are national abuse hotline numbers that operate nationwide.
24/7 Free Addiction Helpline (888)-459-5511
Drug Addiction Hotline Number
SAMHSA national hotline 1-800-662-HELP (4357) offers information on addiction and free referral services in English and Spanish 24 hours a day.
The Partnership for a Drug-Free America runs a drug hotline for parents 1-855-DRUG-FREE (378-4373) during business hours.
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Hope Line 1-800-NCA-CALL (622-2255) for assistance with affiliate programs nationwide.
24 Hour Alcohol Abuse Hotline
Alcohol hotline number 1-800-331-2900
Drug and alcohol abuse helpline 1-888-506-0699
Alcoholics Anonymous helpline by zip code:
Drug Abuse Hotline for Families
Al-Anon and Alateen crisis line 1-800-356-9996
Boys Town National Hotline 1-800-448-3000
National Runaway Safe line 1-800-RUNAWAY
Helplines for Specific Drugs
The Maternal Addiction Center
The Maternal Addiction Center is a 16 bed program for women and their children. Each client may bring up to 2 children, ages 0 to 5, into care with them. The goal is to empower pregnant and/or parenting women to address the impact of substance use on their families. Chicago, IL 60607 Phone 312-226-7984
University of Chicago Medicine
Our substance use and addictive behaviors program offers a wide range of treatment services for substance use and compulsive and impulse control disorders. The goals are flexible and may include helping a client to achieve sobriety, prevent relapse, manage stress, identify triggers and high-risk situations, learn new coping skills and become familiar with local support groups.
Advocate Healthcare Clean Start
Clean Start is an abstinence-based intensive outpatient program for people with substance use disorders. Group therapy topics include harm reduction education, stress management, problem solving, family dynamics, and relapse prevention. Individual counseling, SMART Recovery, and aftercare support are available. Sliding Scale Fee- (773) 296-3220
Avance provides the following services: DUI Classes and Treatment, DUI Evaluations, Substance Abuse Treatment, Partner Abuse Intervention Program, Anger Management Counseling and Parenting Classes. All fees are based on a sliding-fee scale. They also offer discounts, fee reductions, and payment plans for low income individuals. http://www.avancecounseling.com/ (773) 293-1770 Email:
Living Trees Center Inc
The mission of Living Trees Center, Inc. is to provide the community with the most comprehensive and appropriate treatment for their substance abuse issues. Services provided include substance abuse treatment, alcohol and drug assessment, risk education, drug testing and more. (773) 294-3788 * 3801 West 63rd Street
SEADAC South East Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center
The South East Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center is a nonprofit agency that exists to assure that alcohol, other drug abuse and mental health services are available and provided at a reasonable cost to the people who live or work on the southeast side of Chicago, Illinois. (773) 731-9100
Additional addiction centers that can offer assistance can be found at: https://www.freerehabcenters.org/city/il-chicago