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What to bring and not to bring

The following items are necessary to bring to Ark House;

  •  Sensible & Comfortable footwear
  • Clothing sufficient for at least 1 weeks use
  • Toiletries & towel
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Financial details of benefits and similar payments
  • If short trousers/skirts are to be worn they must cover the knee. Tops must cover shoulders.

Unfortunately the following items are restricted and will not be permitted for use at Ark House;

  •  Mobile Phones, Computers, Televisions and Portable DVD players
  • Inappropriate clothing such as tight, revealing or see through apparel, football, rugby colours and items of clothing with slogans that are not appropriate in a treatment environment.
  • Pornographic material(s)
  • Bicycles or other large exercise equipment.
  • DVD’s and Videos
  • Wall Posters
  • Mouthwash containing alcohol
  • Non prescribed medication with the exception of vitamins and minerals and skin creams.

If inapropriate items are brought, then they will be stored for the duration of treatment.

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