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Opioid Maintenance Initiative Program

Opioid Maintenance Initiative Program

Pilsen Wellness Center, Inc.

Methadone treatment and counseling for persons with an opioid use disorder.

Services Offered

Detox • Case Management • Individual Counseling • 12 Step • Substance Use Treatment • Methadone • Group Therapy


Pilsen Wellness Center provides opioid maintenance to individuals experiencing heroin addiction or opioid use disorder. The OMT-Private Program offers Methadone treatment for participants who pay with private funds. The OMT-DASA Program provides services to individuals requiring IDHS/DASA subsidized treatment. The Methadone Treatment Program in Stone Park, Illinois offers similar treatment services to both subsidized-payment clients and private pay program participants.

Services include individualized assessment and treatment planning; acute psychiatric intervention in crises; medication training; medication monitoring and evaluation by a Board Certified Physician; individual and group counseling; support groups; case management and referrals; support in obtaining public entitlement program benefits; advocacy as well as aftercare for persons successfully detoxed from outpatient methadone treatment.


2319 S. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60608 41.8496591 -87.6754473

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-Pilsen Wellness Center accepts Aetna, Illini, Humana, BCBS Medicaid, and Molina.
-Private pay clients are accepted.
-Subsidized treatment may be available through IDHS/DASA.


  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • All genders welcome


  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Clients should come to the facility to fill out an application during office hours. Applicants should bring a State ID and a medical card (if applicable). Paperwork will be filled out and it will take an average of 3-5 days to start receiving medication.

Intake can also be done by phone. A staff person will ask questions about insurance, etc. and will schedule an appointment, usually for 6:00am-8:30am the following day, when appropriate.

Cost is $10 week for those using Medicaid, for those paying out of pocket there is a $65 admission fee, and then $45 a week.

Other Locations

OMT-Private/ OMT-DASA Programs
Program Phone: (773) 277-3413
3113 W. Cermak Rd.
Chicago, IL 60623
Administration Office
Program Phone: (773) 277-3413
2319 S. Damen Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608
Methadone Treatment Program
Program Phone: (773) 277-3413
1546 N. Mannheim Rd.
Stone Park, IL 60165