What to Bring

What to Bring to Treatment (and what not to bring)

All belongings are searched and inventoried upon arrival. If you arrive with more belongings than can be accommodated, they will be sorted and returned with your transport
No computer or personal electronic devices will be admitted; you may bring a single cell phone for contact purposes only.
Storage is limited.  Transport companies and Greyhound are limiting bags to 2 carry-ons per adult and 2 carry-ons per child.
If you have any active prescriptions, please bring a 30-day supply of your medication to ensure that you do not run out while in treatment.

Recommended Personal Items

  • Long-distance phone card
  • Land-line phone card
  • Stamps
  • Envelopes
  • Empty Journal or Notebook
  • Pens / Pencils
  • Cigarettes / Nicotene Patches*
  • Clear Water Bottle

*If applicable

  • Money for purchase of hygiene or misc. supplies (If you are homeless, we will help with initial hygiene products and arrange for clothing and personal items)

Clothing

No revealing clothing is allowed:  tank tops, short-shorts, short-shirts.  No cleavage (front or rear).  No clothing with gang signs, gang colors, explicit language or wording.  No drug, alcohol, tobacco wording or logos.

Men's Clothing

(items in bold are required)
  • 2 pairs of shoes
  • Flip flops for showers
  • 3 sweatshirts / sweaters
  • 7 pairs of pants
  • 3 pairs of modest shorts
  • 7 pairs of underwear
  • Swimming trunks
  • Slippers
  • 7 shirts
  • Jacket / coat
  • Belt (no studs or chains)
  • 7 pairs of socks
  • 7 undershirts
  • 2 sets of pajamas

Women's Clothing

(items in bold are required)
  • 2 pairs of shoes
  • Flip flops for showers
  • 3 sweatshirts / sweaters
  • 7 pairs of pants
  • 3 pairs of modest shorts
  • 7 pairs of underwear
  • 5 bras
  • Swim suit (full-piece only)
  • Slippers
  • 7 shirts
  • Jacket / coat
  • Belt (no studs or chains)
  • 7 pairs of socks
  • 7 undershirts (or camisoles)
  • 2 sets of pajamas

Hygiene Items

Must be supplied by client unless homeless.  No aerosols of any kind or products containing alcohol.

Men's Hygiene

(items in bold are required)
  • 1 bottle shampoo
  • 1 bottle conditioner
  • Comb / brush
  • Toothbrush / toothpaste
  • Lotion
  • Chapstick
  • Tweezers / nail clippers
  • Razors
  • Hair gel or spray
  • Deodorant
  • Bar soap or body wash
  • Dental floss
  • Q-tips (small baggie)
  • Shaving cream (lotion or gel)
  • Pillow / Blanket

Women's Hygiene

(items in bold are required)
  • 1 bottle shampoo
  • 1 bottle conditioner
  • Comb / brush
  • Face wash
  • Toothbrush / toothpaste
  • Lotion or baby oil
  • Chapstick
  • Tweezers / nail clippers / emery board
  • Razor
  • Hair gel or spray
  • Deodorant
  • Bar soap or body wash
  • Dental floss
  • Q-tips (small baggie)
  • Shaving cream (lotion or gel)
  • Pillow / Blanket

Make-up

  • Mascara
  • Eyeliner
  • Brow pencil
  • Eye shadow
  • Foundation
  • Blush (no glass containers)

For Recovery Village (w/ children)

(items in bold are required)
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Formula / baby food
  • 10 changes clothing
  • Bath products
  • Sunscreen
  • Sippy cup / bottle