Here’s what to pack for Residential Treatment at CeDAR:
Seven days of comfortable clothing separated into two bags:
a. Small bag with three (3) day supply of clothing, basic hygiene products – items will be transferred to CeDAR approved bag during admission
b. Large bag with remainder of clothing (no access to for first three days)
a. Toiletries must be new, unopened and not contain alcohol in any of the ingredients.
b. Cosmetics must be new, unopened and not contain alcohol in any of the ingredients
c. Electric shaver (razors are not permitted unless checked out by cottage staff)
d. Feminine hygiene products, if necessary
e. Body wash (bar soap is not permitted)
A list of all prescription medication including dosages
Travel-sized detergent (sealed) or detergent pods
Medical Supplies: oxygen, diabetic medications
ID and insurance card
Personal pillow/blanket (optional)
Small alarm clock with no radio (optional)
Family photos without a frame (optional)
Recovery, faith, spiritual, or self-help based reading materials only (optional)
Here’s what NOT to pack:
No attire with slogans that may be offensive or inappropriate while in a treatment facility
No low cut, see-through clothing
No tank tops
No excessively tight or loose clothing
No razors (razors will be available to check out through cottage staff, if necessary)
No hair products that have cords, to include hair dryer, flat iron, curling iron etc.
No tobacco products:
a. This includes vape pens, e-cigarettes, chewing tobacco and lighters
b. Please note: CeDAR is tobacco-free. Nicotine replacement therapy is provided.
No bar soap/perfume/cologne/hair-coloring products/nail polish/nail polish remover
No outside food or drink, including candy and gum
No drugs, over-the-counter medications, or narcotic prescriptions
a. Please note: if brought to CeDAR, they will be destroyed. Exceptions are non-narcotic prescription medications not on University of Colorado Hospital formulary.
No personal electronic devices. This includes cell phones, laptops, kindles, i-pod/pads, mp3 players, audio/video recording devices
No outside reading material aside from what is allowed as described above.
No pets allowed, per University of Colorado Hospital policy