Items to Bring

Items to Bring:

  • A Photo ID (driver’s license, passport, state issued photo ID, or incarceration photo ID), Birth Certificate, Social Security Card
  • A list of all your medications and dosages. Please bring a 14-day supply.
  • The names, addresses, and phone numbers of anyone you would like to have involved in your treatment.
  • Season appropriate clothing (please include pajamas)
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Personal toiletries (shampoo and conditioner, mouthwash, toothpaste, lotion, etc…). No aerosol’s, pump bottles only and all items must be alcohol free.
  • Electronics: An alarm clock (without radio), earphones, I-pods and MP3 players may be brought (head phones must be worn at all times).
  • You are able to smoke, but we do not sell cigarettes and strongly encourage you to address this addiction while in treatment.

Do Not Bring:

  • Clothing with Drug, alcohol, racial, or gang related text/graphics.
  • Weapons of any kind.
  • Wells House is not liable for the loss or damage of any money, jewelry, documents, or any other articles.
  • Television, DVD Players, laptops, I- pods with videos, pornographic materials
  • Hygiene items that contain alcohol: Hair sprays, Aerosol containers, Aftershave, cologne, etc…
  • Any medications that have not been prescribed to you by a qualified physician. If these medications are brought in they will be destroyed upon admission (Suboxone, Klonopin, Valium, Ambien etc…)
  • Personnel Automobile use will be at the discretion of staff after your initial 30 day probational period. You must provide a copy of your valid driver’s license, copy of current insurance and registration.

Pre-arrival Checklist:

  • We encourage residents to become fully vested in treatment as early as possible. Telephone usage is restricted for the first 72 hours.
  • Please understand that computers and inappropriate reading material should be left at home. Only literature that will help you focus on recovery should be brought. Also, we will provide you with supportive recovery based material throughout your treatment.
  • Only immediate family or sponsors are allowed.  Visitors are expected to adhere to rules and regulations of the house.  Visits must be therapeutically conducive to recovery.  There are no visiting hours after 7:30 p.m. No visitors are permitted above or below the first floor. All visitors are to check in with the house office at Baltimore, Locust, Gale or Olson House’s.