A list of items clients are encouraged to bring with them for their treatment stay

What To Bring

  • Provincial health card and Photo ID (mandatory) drug benefit card (if applicable)
  • Money for incidentals (optional).
  • Cigarettes to sustain your treatment stay. Unopened packs only. (Smokes not sold at the Centre.)
  • Prescribed medications for the balance of your treatment, or confirmation of refills (We request that prescriptions be packaged in blister packs whenever possible. Please make this packaging request to your pharmacist.)
  • Self-help books/non-recreational reading material
  • Musical instruments
  • MP3 Player (no Wi-Fi access, must not have camera capabilities or recording capabilities)
  • Supplies for correspondence (optional)
  • Own blanket or pillow if desired. (All linens, blankets, pillows and room towels are provided.)
  • Personal journal (optional)
  • Personal water bottle (optional)
  • Golf clubs (optional)
  • Watch and/or alarm clock (recommended)
    • Clothing sufficient for 7 days, including sleepwear and bathrobe, and appropriate seasonal outerwear (rain gear, snow gear, jacket, boots, hats, gloves)
    • Indoor shoes or slippers (footwear to be worn at all times) and flip flops for the sauna (mandatory)
    • Outdoor footwear such as hiking boots or running shoes
    • Fitness gear (t-shirts, shorts, running shoes) to use in the fitness centre
    • Swim-style shorts (for our swim-spa) *Closed due to restrictions around Covid-19
    • Shaving kit and toiletries, all items must be alcohol-free (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, deodorant, sunscreen), brush, electric hair trimmer, nail clippers

A list of items clients are not permitted to bring to our residential treatment centre

What Not To Bring 

  • Clothing suggestive of alcohol or drug use or clothing that promotes negativity/violence, sexism, racism or homophobia or any gang-related clothing/colours
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Over-the-counter medications, herbal remedies, nutritional supplements
  • Mouthwash or other toiletries containing alcohol, including cologne
  • Cell phones, pagers. Video or audio equipment.  Video games (These items will be stored in secure locked cabinet and you will not have access to them for the duration of your stay)
  • Laptop computers/notebooks, DVD players/iPod /MP3 players, or portable devices that have internet or movie capability, including e-readers. (These items will be stored in a secure locked cabinet and you will not have access to them for the duration of your stay)
  • Heating pad or electric blankets
  • Weapons, including pocket knives
  • Valuable jewelry, expensive clothing,
  • Pets
  • Pornography or self pleasuring apparatus’
  • Food, snacks, candy, soda pop, protein powder, energy drinks

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