What to Expect

Preparing for Your Stay at Triangle Springs

When you first arrive we get to know your situation, your health issues and your personal goals. The process begins with a confidential assessment to determine what level of care is needed.

What to Bring

We provide personal hygiene items such as toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, shampoo/shower gel, comb/hairbrush, feminine products, denture cup/denture cleaner and socks.

There are certain things that patients may bring upon entering treatment, as listed below.

  • All of the medications you are currently taking, including OTC meds and inhalers
  • 3-5 sets of clothing/underwear/socks (no strings or ties). Washers and dryers are available on the units for washing clothes
  • Nightwear/pajamas (no strings or ties)     
  • Slippers, sweater or jacket
  • Comb and/or hairbrush (no metal)
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste
  • Eye-care items (contact lenses/cleaning solution/case/eyeglasses) 
Women must wear bras or other supportive under garments when out of assigned room.

You may keep a small amount of jewelry (wedding bands, small post earrings and necklace.  Triangle Springs is not responsible for lost or stolen items

The following items are also allowed, but they’ll be held in a personal belongings locker and issued during times of supervision:

  • Cell Phone
  • Electric razors
  • Shaving cream/gel (no alcohol or aerosols)
  • Musical instruments
  • Cosmetics
  • Curling irons, hair dryers, straighteners, and other electric items (as approved)

What Not to Bring

For your safety and the safety of others, certain items are not allowed. These will be discussed during the assessment process.  

Dress Code

The patient dress code is casual and we want you to be comfortable. However, revealing attire is not allowed — no halter tops, tube tops, fishnet shirts, or short-shorts. And clothing may not contain offensive or controversial messages.