Items that are permitted and encouraged at Turning Point
plastic or metal water bottle
self help books
self help dvd’s or cd’s
personal reading material
Musical Instruments (no amps)
Own pillow and/or blankets for personal comfort (all beds have pillows, sheets and blankets however for hygiene the pillows have a plastic cover)
Items that are not permitted AND will be returned home:
Clothing that has insignia of any drugs, alcohol, negative sayings, etc will be confiscated at Intake by Turning Point Staff
Mouthwash or Aftershave containing alcohol
Videos and DVD that have profanity, drug or alcohol use or sexual content will be confiscated at Intake by Turning Point Staff
Any material that is offensive to others or has negative content. ( ie: pornographic material, offensive joke books etc)
No Video Games (x-box, game-boy, or any other system)
Cell Phones, Pagers
Personal DVD players,
MP3 or IPODS that have internet capability –if not sure, don’t bring
No open Products or baked goods
Dangerous Sharp Tools
No junk food, soda pop, energy drinks, protein powders
All medication must be brand new prescription that is blister packed by pharmacist. Any medication that is not sealed will be returned to sponsor and new prescription will have to be filled prior to admittance into The Habitude™ Addiction Program. To avoid delay and additional cost, please ensure new script is ordered and filled prior to coming to Turning Point and is sufficient amount for duration of program which is either 21, 28, 45, 60 or 90 days.
If a new prescription has been requested by the clients doctors, please have the doctor fax the request to Rexall Pharmacy on 700 Queenston Rd– Fax: 905-296-5475 c/ Turning Point
In the event, a prescription is necessary during the client’s treatment in The Habitude™ Addiction Program, a health card and drug benefit card must be kept on file during intake.
Due to the nature of our program it is necessary for Turning Point to assess all Medications prior to acceptance.