Screening and Referrals

Caritas Central Intake, located on 140 N. Ashland in Chicago, provides comprehensive medical assessments and laboratory test at no cost to the client or to the State licensed substance abuse treatment facility that refers the client to us for services.

Our doctors and nurses are some of the most experienced addictions medical professionals in the Chicago area.  Our clinical staff who are responsible for completing substance abuse clinical assessments, are all certified counselors through the State of Illinois certification board, IAODAPCA.

Who is eligible for our services?

Any client who is admitted into a substance abuse treatment facility that is licensed by the State is eligible to get a free comprehensive physical at Caritas Central Intake

How to access our services?

For Medical Screening and Referral Services:

At the time an admission is scheduled to a State licensed substance abuse treatment facility or within several days after admission, a staff member from the substance abuse treatment facility will call Caritas Central Intake to schedule an appointment for the client's physical. Our phone number is (312) 850-9411. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 6am - 5pm

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