Client Handbook - What is allowed and not allowed

While a client at Riverview the following is a list of what is allowed and what is not allowed:

(Under Supervision - Rated according to level of supervision required)
1 = Constant Supervision
2 = Close Supervision (eg. w/staff)
3 = Unit Supervision (as per unit safety checks)

What is not allowed

  • *Any other items deemed clinically inappropriate
  • Alcohol
  • Alcohol based products (including mouthwash)
  • Butane lighter
  • Electrical cords
  • Finger nail polish
  • Finger nail polish remover
  • Flammable or explosive substances
  • Glass
  • Hair coloring agents
  • Hair straightener
  • Knives
  • Mace/Pepper spray
  • Matches
  • Medications (including OTCs)
  • Mirrors (except small compacts)
  • Nylons
  • Other corded items/clothing
  • Paper clips
  • Plastic boxes
  • Razor blades (other then safety)
  • Rope
  • Scarves
  • Staples
  • Street drugs
  • Toxic Substances
  • Unidentified substances
  • Wire bound notebooks and pads