Length of program is 3 weeks (21 days).
Intake Day: In most cases you are required to be here no later than NOON on the date of admission. It is recommended that you google the address or call for directions prior, to ensure you are on time the day of admission.
*If you are being taken into custody (via RCMP/Corrections/Prisoner Transport etc.) other arrangements must be made to send belongings. Have your belongings sent via mail before you go to court. Address for belongings: Box 1600, Saskatchewan Impaired Driver Treatment Centre – C/O (write your name), failure to do so might mean delays in receiving belongings.
*Expectation for clients: each resident is expected to participate in the treatment program. Those who do not participate as required will be returned to serve their sentence in a Provincial Correctional Centre.
Upon admission and again upon discharge luggage will be searched.
Travel home by paid public transportation is no longer provided. Alternative transportation arrangements can be made upon discharge (i.e. rides with relatives or friends).
Parcels accepted at the door on Fridays only.
Phones: pay phones are available, outgoing calls only. Bring calling cards (not sold in the Centre).
No visiting privileges or passes allowed. Other than on Fridays, no parcels are to be dropped off at Centre (must be sent by mail).
There is a canteen open 2 days a week.
Recreational Cannabis is not allowed on the property. If it is brought in to the Centre, it will be disposed of.
WHAT TO BRING
Please bring enough for 21 DAYS.
(Note * Ibuprofen and Acetaminophen are not supplied by the Centre so please bring your own if needed).
Shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, razor/shaving cream, feminine hygiene products etc.
(Note* feminine hygiene products not supplied by the Centre - please bring your own).
Make sure they are acceptable for use on pay phones. VOX brand seems to work best.
2 - 4 changes of clothing is sufficient as we have laundry facilities available (detergent is supplied by the Centre). If you have allergies and require a specific detergent, you may bring your own. All laundry detergent brought MUST be HE (high efficiency liquid detergent).
Note * please see "Client Rules" for dress code.
Indoor / Outdoor:
Smoking is permitted outside only.
Please bring an extra pair of shoes if you will be going outside (1 for indoor use, 1 for outdoor use).
DO NOT BRING
Recreational Cannabis (it will be disposed of).
Mouthwash, aftershave, perfume, aerosol sprays.
Food/beverages (we do not allow any food or drink from outside the centre).
Bedding / towels (we do not allow any type of bedding, towels, pillows from outside the Centre).
Electronic Items such as: Music players (ipods/cd players), portable radios, tape recorders, laptops, alarm clocks, personal fans, electric razors. We do not allow the use of cell phones; cell phones will be held in lockup and returned upon discharge.
Other than recreational cannabis (in any form) which will be disposed of, any items brought in and not allowed will be held in lockup until discharg.