Standards

All Discovery House residents must maintain complete and continuous abstinence from alcohol and all other mood altering chemicals at all times.

Active involvement in the Twelve-Step recovery process is required of all Residents. This includes daily meeting attendance and sponsorship, as well as establishing a support network within the Twelve-Step community.

  • Gambling of any form is not permitted.
  • Residents are not allowed to loan money or vehicles to each other.
  • Refrain from going to bars, nightclubs, or similar places that do not facilitate a sober lifestyle.
  • Attend mandatory weekly house meetings
  • Treat each other with dignity and respect.
  • Respect the confidentiality and privacy of other residents of Discovery House.
  • Only staff, residents and approved visitors are allowed on the premises.
  • No smoking permitted in any of the houses. Please be respectful of your peers when smoking outside and dispose of your butts in an appropriate manner.
  • 12:00 AM ALL house quiet
  • Abide by the curfew associated with their residency phase.
  • No pets are permitted
  • All medications, prescribed or OTC must be reviewed by staff.

Grounds for immediate dismissal:

  • Failure to provide at intake knowledge of any warrants, arrests and incarceration while a resident.
  • Failure to provide a urinalysis sample and/or breathalyzer test upon request.
  • Positive results from any urinalysis and or breath testing.
  • Unwillingness to assume financial responsibility for rent and/or fees.
  • Willful destruction of Discovery House property, a fellow resident’s property or any property within the community.
  • Violence of any nature
  • Possession of weapons

Random urinalysis/breath testing will be given for the duration of a Residents' stay.