WHAT TO BRING TO THE HAVEN OF HOPE
Enough clothing to last one week. Bring laundry detergent because Your laundry will be done for you weekly. Bring Toilet Paper. Bring Dawn Dish washing liquid. No more than seven outfits, including your church clothes. No Jeans on Sunday! Comfortable, casual clothes are best. No shorts, halters or spaghetti straps allowed. No see-through clothing. No drug or alcohol logos on clothing. Gender appropriate underwear must be worn at all times. Excess clothing will be returned to your family or donated to our clothes closet.
Working clothes, including tennis shoes
Bible (King James or New King James Version)
Spiral notebook or writing paper
Envelopes and stamps if desired
Individually wrapped hard candy
Identification cards and names and addresses of medical or legal contacts.
Change for coke machine – not to exceed $20.00 cash at any time.
Approved medications (Tylenol/Ibuprofen, Zyrtec, Mucinex, Pepto Bismol/Antacids) No PM or DM Medications allowed!
Refillable water bottle, if desired
Phone Cards if you need to make long distance calls
No medicines or prescriptions that have not been pre-approved by staff. Any outside meds (non-prescriptions) that are brought in (i.e. Advil, Tylenol, vitamins, etc.) MUST be in the original SEALED container. If you require a refill on your approved prescriptions while you are on our program, your family will need to cover the financial expense of having this filled. The Mission cannot absorb this cost.
DO NOT BRING: OUTSIDE READING MATERIAL, CHECKBOOKS, CREDIT CARDS, ATM CARDS OR ANY OTHER FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS, CELL PHONES, RADIOS, IPODS, WEAPONS OR UNAPPROVED MEDICATIONS. NO CIGARETTES OR LIGHTERS ALLOWED ON THE PROPERTY.
Please do not bring your own pillows, towels, or bed linens.