1 week’s worth of undergarments (underwear, socks, bras, etc.)
2 sweaters/hooded sweat shirts
Shoes: 1 pair athletic shoes, comfortable shoes (flats, etc.), 1 pair sandals, 1 pair of slippers – no heels please!
Items You Can Bring to Treatment
Please do not bring cash with you. Please bring spending money on a prepaid debit/credit card.
Personal identification (e.g., drivers license or passport)
Bring your insurance card, as we will need this to admit you.
Bring a credit card that will be used for incidentals, supplements, medications, and outside medical costs.
Comfortable clothing including work-out attire for cardio, yoga, Pilates, etc. (shorts need to be no shorter than mid-thigh for both men and women)
A jacket/sweater for evening time and winter months; Sneakers and other comfortable shoes.
A swimsuit and sun block for summer months (conservative one piece only for women, mid-thigh shorts for men. Swimsuits are not allowed to be worn in the building at anytime
Please bring all prescription medications with you. Due to laws governing prescription medications, all medications must be dispensed by our Program Staff
Toiletries such as soap, shampoo, toothbrush/paste, body lotion, deodorant (non-aerosol), feminine products, brush/comb, hair dryer, shaving items (electric razors only). All toiletries must be in plastic containers. Mouthwash must be alcohol free
Cigarettes, if applicable
Portable Media Player (iPod, Mp3 player without internet capabilities) or Small personal CD player with headphones – usage will be limited to therapeutic purposes
Phone card for long distance calls
Written list of important phone numbers (you will not have access to your cell phone)
Stationery, envelopes, and stamps
Items You Can NOT Bring to Treatment
Sharp objects of any kind, sewing needles, scissors, etc.
Valuables such as jewelry, etc. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items
Items containing alcohol such as mouthwash, perfume/cologne, aftershave, etc
Any Chemical Liquids such as nail polish, and nail polish remover
Non-prescription (Over-the-Counter) medication such as Advil, Tylenol, (including creams) etc.
Radios and music players, other than the small personal music devices listed under Approved items, speakers of any kind
CDs, DVDs and videos.
Aerosol products including deodorant and hair spray
Alcohol and illegal substances
Firearms and/or other supplies/weaponry
Shirts/blouses or other attire with explicit messages or photos. Also, revealing clothing such as items showing the midriff, low-cut tops, tube tops, spaghetti straps, form fitting attire, short shorts (shorter than mid-thigh, two-piece bathing suits for women, Speedos for men)
Clothing that is dry clean only. The Phoenix Recovery Center provides laundry machines for resident use
Sports equipment such as ab-roller, weights, etc
Books or magazines with any sexually explicit material
Other items that staff deems inappropriate during treatment
At the Phoenix Recovery and Counseling Centers patients and families experience the kind of recovery support which heals, restores hope, and creates shared purpose.