1.  Is this a Walk-In Facility?  

No, you must speak with the Admissions Coordinator to get a bed date.

2.  How early can we arrive for check-in? 

9:00 am on the date you are assigned.

3.  Do I need to bring my own pillows, towels, or sheets?  

No, linens will be provided for you by Boulware.

4.  Can I have visitors?  

After your Case Manager approves, you will be able to contact whom you wish to visit and give them the rules about visitation. They will not be able to call and check on you because the person answering the phone cannot confirm or deny who is at the mission due to privacy laws.

5.  What is NOT permitted at the Mission? 

Gun, knives, any kind of weapons, E-cigarettes, products containing alcohol (mouthwash, hand sanitizer, cologne), any electronic that can be connected to the internet.  Due to COVID, cell phones are permitted at this time, but not under normal circumstances.

6.  What IS permitted at the Mission upon check-in? 

See new client checklist below:

FAQ's
New Client Checklist

Clothing:

  • 6 pair of pants 6 tops

  • Sleepwear, underwear, and socks

  • 1 jacket or coat

  • 2 pair of shoes

  • Personal hygiene products

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

  • Shampoo and needed styling products

  • Deodorant

  • Soap or body wash

  • Laundry detergent

Money:

Meals and snacks will be provided. You are responsible for any cash brought to Boulware. We do not have lockboxes or means of securing your money and valuables and we are not responsible for lost or stolen property. 

Miscellaneous:

  • Bible if desired

  • Reading and study material

  • AA Big Book

  • Envelopes, stamps, writing paper, and pens

  • Personal music player and DVD player (that does NOT have internet capabilities)

Documentation:

  • Court orders

  • Eviction papers (if applicable)

  • Pay Stubs and documentation of income, termination papers, verification of all income

  • Discharge Papers if referred from other agency

  • Personal ID or driver’s license

BOULWARE MISSION DOES NOT PERMIT THE FOLLOWING:

  • E-Cigarettes

  • Guns, knives, or any weapons

  • Alcohol or any products containing alcohol (eg. mouthwash, hand sanitizer, cologne)

  • Game systems, tablets, iPods, or any other items that can access the internet

  • No linens, pillows, blankets, towels, etc. Those will be provided.