Guidelines

New Clients are on a restricted status and are only allowed to leave MSP with staff or a senior member of MSP.

  1. Restricted clients are NOT allowed to use the phone for the first 14 days.
  2. Restricted clients will volunteer at least 5 hours per day to the up keep of MSP or other community project.
  3. 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 privileges.​​​​
  4. Each lady is allowed three 10 minute phone calls per day
  5. Level One: To apply for this you must have completed:
    • First pass is 8 hrs only
    • 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.
    • at least 21 days at entry level and
    • have a job and
    • have paid TWO consecutive rent payment from that job and
    • have a sponsor and
    • 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.
  6. Level Two: To apply for this you must have completed:
    • (11 PM Curfew on Friday and Saturday nights, 10 PM on Sunday)
    • Day Pass is from right after devotion until curfew
    • One overnight pass per month
    • 30 Days as a level one
    • service fees current
    • maintain all other responsibilities of previous levels
    • If all criteria have been met then a lady is eligible for level Two:
  7. Level Three:  To apply for this level you must have completed:
    • 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.
    • 45 days at level two
    • continues to meet all level 2 requirements
    • MUST HAVE COMPLETED STEP 4 AND 5, in a recovery program
    • If all criteria have been met then a lady is eligible for level Three:
  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 MS
  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.
    1. Morning Mediation is at 8:30 am Monday – Saturday.  ALL CLIENTS MUST ATTEND
    2. (if you sleep when you should sleep this schedule is easy to keep)
  12. Those who are employed may have a “sleep-in” on 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:
    • If you struggle with addiction you will be required to attend ALL recovery meetings
    • Sunday​: 10 AM Church Service at Christian Life Fellowship (CLF) 1st and 3rd Sundays include attending one other 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 meeting 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.

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