Guidelines

Serving Central Alabama

My Sister​'s ​Place, Inc.

 

  1. New Clients are on a restricted status and are only allowed to leave MSP with staff or a senior member of MSP.   Restricted clients are NOT allowed to use the phone for the first 14 days.

  1. Restricted clients will volunteer at least 5 hours per day to the up keep of MSP or other community project.

  2. After completing the restriction, ladies move up to Entry Level:   After  14 days AND TWO CONSECUTIVE CLEAN DRUG SCREENS a lady is no longer           restricted and is considered Entry Level.  These ladies may report to existing  job without support.  Other time away from MSP requires staff or senior                                       -No privilege.​​
  3. -Each lady is allowed three 10 minute phone calls per day
  4. Level One: To apply for this you must have completed: (1) at least 21 days at entry level,  (2) have a job and  (3) have paid TWO consecutive rent payments                                  from that job,  (4) have a sponsor, and (5) have begun working the 12 steps. If all 5 criteria have been met then a lady is eligible for level one.

                                    -Can leave property alone and support entry level clients.                                                                                                                                                                                       -Can take one day pass per week.  First pass is for only 8 hours.  Following passes are from right after devotion until curfew. 

                                    -10 PM Curfew on Friday and Saturday nights, 9 PM on Sunday.                                                                         

                                    -Still must attend all mandatory meetings.

 

      6.  Level Two:  To apply for this you must have completed:  (1) 30 days as a level one,  (2) service fees current, and  (3) maintaining all other responsibilities                            of previous levels.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

-11 PM Curfew on Friday and Saturday, 10 on Sunday                                                                                                                                                                

- Day Pass is from right after devotion until curfew                                                                                                                                                                      

- One Overnight pass a month.                                                                                                        

 

      7.  Level Three:  To apply for this level you must have completed  (1) 45 days at level two, (2) continues to meet all level 2 requirements, 

                                      (3)MUST HAVE COMPLETED STEP 4 AND 5, in a recovery program 

-Personal Cell Phone                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

-One Weekend pass a month which is from 3 PM Friday til 10 PM Sunday                                                                                                                                      

-Midnight curfews on Friday and Saturday’s, 10 on Sunday                                                                                                                                                            

-Should continue in attending all meetings unless working.   

 

     8.  A weekly fee is charged for services provided by MSP.  This fee is to be paid in advance on Fridays.  Clients not giving one week’s notice and                         finishing their commitment prior to leaving will be charged an additional non- notice fee.

 

     9.  Breakfast and lunch are on your own.  Cereal, sandwiches and other grab and go foods are available.  Dinner is available every evening either at CLF or at                            MSP

 

   10.  Each client is assigned a daily chore and also is on a rotation of cooking and doing dishes

 

   11.  Wake up is 7:30AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM on weekends.  Morning Mediation is at 8:30 am Monday - Saturday.  ALL CLIENTS MUST ATTEND            

​          (if you sleep when you should sleep this schedule is easy to keep)

 

   12.  Those who are employed may have a “Sleep-in” one day a week

 

   13.  Chores will be completed before leaving the property for work or recreation

 

   14.  NO TV after 10 on weeknights and 11 on Weekends

 

   15.  **ALL CLIENTS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND:                                                                                                                                                                    

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If you struggle with addiction you will be required to attend ALL recovery meetings

           

           Sunday​: 10 AM Church Service at Christian Life Fellowship

              1st and 3rd Sundays include attending One Another Group

              4 PM AA Meeting at Concord or 7 PM AA Meeting Montevallo          

           Monday: 7 PM AA

           Tuesday:  NA or other special event as scheduled

           Wednesday: 6:00 Dinner and small group bible study at CLF

           Thursday: Dinner and Celebrate Recovery at CLF 6 PM

           Friday: AA or Alanon at 7 PM – Montevallo or special meeting or event           

           Saturday: 5:30 PM AA Montevallo or 7 PM Hwy 11

           **Noon meetings available at Montevallo AA Mon-Thurs. If you are not working or doing community service, you are required to attend or have permission                   from staff.