Foothills Centre For Change

4891 Foothill Rd SW, V1E 3C2 Salmon Arm, BC
Phone: 1-844-366-8445

Approved Items to Bring to Treatment

  • Enough comfortable, modest, wash and wear clothing for about 7 days (must cover mid section, appropriate neck line for female residents)
  • Exercise clothing, including one piece bathing suit for women and runners
  • Appropriate sleep wear
  • Comfortable shoes- sandals for summer, boots for winter and slippers
  • Sweaters/jackets for fall-spring or light jacket/sweat shirt for summer
  • Hats, sunscreen, sunglasses for spring and summer. Hats, gloves and scarves for winter
  • Toiletries: toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, non-alcohol mouth wash, body wash, shaving supplies, hair products & dryer
  • Prescribed medications if applicable
  • If you smoke, bring enough tobacco for your stay
  • Small travel alarm clock is suggested but not necessary
  • May bring any hobby items ( knitting or sketch books etc.)
  • Please do not bring more than $100 cash with you
  • Personal ID ( drivers license or passport)
  • Care Card
  • Credit Card for incidentals such as medications
  • Portable media player (iPod, Mp3 player) or small personal CD player with headphones – usage will be limited
  • Written list of your important phone numbers

Items NOT to Bring  to Treatment

  • Camera/video recorder
  • We strongly discourage cell phones and laptops during treatment
  • Perfumes and colognes
  • Nail polish and remover
  • Aerosol products, including deoderant and hair spray
  • No products containing alcohol
  • Any clothing with explicit messages or photos, including alcohol advertisment
  • Valuables such as jewelry etc. we are not responsible for lost or stolen items