New Hope Manor

Intensive Residence      Ph.:  845-557-8353  Fax:  845-557-8884

Community Residence Ph.: 845-452-2870   Fax: 845-471-8061



What to Bring

Please do not bring any of the following items with you:

  • Worn, torn, tight, or "street" clothing
  • Electronics (cell phones, Androids, I Pads, Tablets, Laptops, or other portable devices
  • Spray cans
  • Items containing alcohol including perfume and hairspray
  • Scented oils or candles
  • Bandanas or leather items
  • Food, candy, or gum
  • Halter or tube tops
  • Pocketbooks and wallets (will be kept in storage)
  • Credit cards
  • Any piercing besides ears (please remove body jewelry before you arrive)
  • Cigarettes or any smoking paraphernalia
  • Disposal razors or razors with disposal heads
  • Hygiene Products: all new clients are given a welcome bag upon admission with shampoo, conditioner, soap, tooth paste, lotion, and all other items necessary for hygiene.  Once these are used, new products can be purchased through New Hope Manor.

Items Not Permitted

Please bring the following (you may not make substitutions, please limit yourself to 2 bags, ALL CLOTHES MUST BE PLACED IN A CLEAR PLASTIC BAG, and please do not bring expensive items or items that have sentimental value because we cannot be responsible for them if they are lost or stolen):

  • 30 Day supply of any prescriptions you are taking.
  • Your required documentation
  • Contact information for immediate family, court, probation, CPS, foster care, etc.
  • 1 dress up outfits (example: skirt/sweater, dress, dress pants/blouse)
  • 4 bottoms (pants, jeans, shorts, skirts, leggings)
  • 7 tops (shirts, sweaters, cardigans)
  • 2 undershirts (cami's or tanks)
  • 3 recreation outfits (yoga pants, sweatpants, shorts, tee's)
  • 1 bathrobe
  • 2 towels and 2 washcloths
  • 2 pairs of pajamas
  • 1 pair each of: slippers, dress shoes (3 inch heel max), flip flops, casual shoes, sneakers
  • 1 jacket, 2 pairs of gloves, 2 hats, 2 scarves (in winter)
  • 1 piece bathing suit (may be tankini)(in summer)
  • 4 Bras
  • 10 Panties
  • 10 pairs of sox
  • Make-up
  • Electric rechargeable razor (you may not bring any other type of razor)
  • Bible or spiritual book (no novels), AA, NA, Day by Day and other recover books are okay
  • Journals, notebooks, and cards (but they must be blank)
  • You may bring money, but it will be put into a personal account (you cannot keep it with you)
  • Pictures of your children (you can request photographs of other immediate family)
  • Curling irons and straighteners (but they will need to be labeled and held by staff when not in use)
  • Over the shoulder tote bag for books & belongings (may not have a zipper)