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Packing List

Packing List

Packing List

St. Simons By-the-Sea will ensure the safety of all patients and staff by defining what items are permissible, what items require staff supervision, and what items are prohibited at St. Simons By-the-Sea. Room and personal search policies are in place to ensure the safety of all parties involved in the treatment process.

Please Bring (All Patients):

  • 3-5 days of clothes
  • List of important phone numbers (i.e. MD, therapist, etc.)
  • List of ALLERGIES
  • List of current medications with dosages
  • C-PAP/Bi-PAP (If Applicable)

Do Not Bring (All Patients):

  • Alcohol, drugs, needles, syringes
  • Smokeless tobacco and electronic cigarettes
  • Shoelaces, belts, scarves, drawstrings, suspenders
  • Paracord manufactured items (soft, lightweight nylon rope made up of a 32 strand woven nylon outer sheath with an inner core of yarns
  • Glass or metal containers/items (including compacts, tobacco cans, etc.)
  • Sharp objects including scissors, knives, metal nail files, tweezers staples, paper clips
  • Razors, including electric razors or toothbrushes*
  • Dental floss
  • Toothpicks
  • Any open containers brought from home
  • Nail clippers
  • Weapons
  • Lighters, matches, strikers
  • Metal hair combs, brushes, picks
  • Bar Soap
  • Body oils
  • Tank tops, halter tops, spaghetti strap shirts
  • Long tube socks
  • Clothing with illegal slogans or alcohol slogans
  • Steel toed boots
  • Flip flops
  • Underwire Bras
  • Can bring 5 makeup items. Items must be unopened and in packages. Makeup cannot have any mirrors (Adults only)
  • Handbags/purses, wallets, ZIP-IT Products, i.e. change purses, pencil cases, etc.
  • All jewelry, except wedding band
  • Pins, straight and safety, Bobbie pins, stretch headbands, dorags, etc. (Youth cannot wear hats)
  • All medications
  • Electronics (including cell phones, cameras, chargers, computers, tablets, headphones,mp3 players)
  • DVDs, CDs
  • Outside food/drinks (including gum, candy)
  • Any electrical appliance (excluding cpap machines)
  • Pornography
  • Pencils, pens, markers, crayons
  • Aerosol cans
  • Hangers
  • Plastic bags of any size
  • Outside blankets or pillows
  • Magnets (including magnetic toys)
  • Polymer bead/balls in products such as neck pillows, sensory toys, and stress balls
  • Fidget Spinners

*Recovery (ICL) are the only patients allowed to shave. This can ONLY occur x1 weekly with supervision of therapist.

Adults Only:

  • May bring school books ONLY
  • Adolescents DO NOT need a calling card
  • Calls & visitation: biological parents/ legal guardian ONLY