What to Bring


Please bring two weeks’ worth of clothing. You are able to do your laundry on site. There is a house phone that you will be able to use after your first 3 days of treatment, therefore, you do not need a cell phone.

What to Bring

  • Jeans, casual slacks
  • Sport shirts, t-shirts, or other shirts
  • Skirts and dresses that are knee length or longer (past your fingertips)
  • Jogging suits
  • Sleepwear, socks, bras
  • Shorts such as walking shorts that cover ¼ of the thigh
  • Flat-soled or tennis shoes are recommended
  • Sunglasses and hats for outdoor activities (no sunglasses allowed in group)
  • Clothing appropriate for job search.
  • Towels and wash cloths.
  • Money for monthly bus pass and on-going personal items and toiletries
  • Postage stamps
  • Calling card for long-distance phone calls
  • Cell Phone
  • IPod or mp3 player as long as the device does not have internet capability.
  • Shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, shaving razors
  • Hair brush and/or comb
  • Body wash
  • Alarm Clock
  • Curling Iron, hair dryer
  • Make-up, body spray, hairspray, hair gel, cologne, and perfume.
  • Personal snack or food – Junk food and sugary drinks are allowed in moderation
  • Any hobbies, such as knitting, artwork, reading material, yoga mat, crafts
  • Bring AA Big Book, NA Book, or other recovery focused material
  • Pens, pencils and paper/notebooks as you will need these for groups
  • Photo Id, Social Security Card, Insurance Id
  • Cigarettes if you smoke.


  • If you are coming from home, bring all medications.
  • If coming from a hospital, only bring your scripts. DO NOT get them filled ahead of time. All medications needed during your stay will be filled through our pharmacy and delivered to your site.
  • Bring any other over the counter medications that you think you might need during your stay. This includes Ibuprofen, Tylenol, Cold Medicines, and Vitamins.

What Not to Bring

  • Clothing that depicts alcohol, drugs, sex, violence or gambling is not permitted.
  • Low-cut tops, blouses with spaghetti straps or tank tops are unacceptable.
  • Women must not have see-through or other clothing where undergarments are showing
  • Women must not have excessive cleavage showing
  • No half shirts
  • Jeans and clothing should not have suggestive tears or cut-outs.
  • E-Cigarettes, chewing and rolled tobacco are prohibited.
  • Laptops
  • No items that contain alcohol in the first 3 ingredients are allowed. Do determine what products are alcohol free – Google Alcohol Free products at Walmart. You will get a great list of products that you can shop for easily.