Outpatient Counseling Services

Free Assessments Call 847-742-3545

At Renz Center, we instill hope and restore lives by supporting people who are interested in living a healthy, safe, and rewarding life. As your partner, our certified substance abuse and problem gambling counselors will take you step-by-step through the recovery process so you always have someone to lean on, a person you can talk to one-on-one. We are an outpatient treatment center ready to accommodate your busy schedule. Our team of trained counselors will customize a treatment plan specific to your needs, and you may attend individual and/or group counseling in any one of our three convenient locations in the northwestern/western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois:

-- Elgin

-- St. Charles

-- Streamwood

Renz Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit community based organization that strives to serve all individuals. By utilizing private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare and/or a sliding fee scale, no one is denied service because of an inability to pay.

Your overall health and well-being is important to us. Substance abuse threatens your health, employment and family life. You do not have to struggle alone, we are here to help. To get started, simply call 847-742-3545 option 1, to schedule a comprehensive assessment.



At Renz Addiction Counseling Center, we understand the difficult decision of taking that first step toward the recovery process. We strive to make the assessment process as easy as possible. To get started, simply call us at (847) 742-3545.

What you can expect…At your first visit, you will be asked to complete some initial paperwork that will help us to integrate your health care information into our clinical data system. Once you complete that initial in person contact, you will be seen for a comprehensive clinical assessment with one of our substance abuse counselors. Our assessment interview will help us to determine what clinical services you could benefit from and we will work with you to develop an individualized an in-depth assessment survey that will take about an hour to complete. Once finished, you will meet with one of our certified counselors to determine if Renz Center is appropriate for your needs and if so, tailor a treatment program to meet your goals. 

Payment for Services

A counselor will explain the cost of services, insurance coverage, deductibles, and different methods of payment - including a sliding fee scale based on household income. Renz Center accepts most insurance plans, including Medicaid and Medicare. Below is a list of insurance companies that are in-network:

Aetna Better Health 
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Community 
Next Level
County Care

We serve individuals in western Cook and north/central Kane County, including but not limited to: Elgin, South Elgin, Carpentersville, St. Charles, Geneva, Burlington, Hampshire, Streamwood, Hanover Park, Bartlett, Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg, Barrington, Lake in the Hills and Algonquin.


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