Amethyst Landing
Centre for Serenity

Phone619.202.7600, extension 0

4070 Centre Street

San Diego, CA 92103

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To ensure Amethyst Landing remains a safe and mutually supportive community where recovery thrives, all residents agree to abide by the following house rules:

  1. Residents must abstain from all mind-altering substances at all times.

  2. Amethyst Landing has zero tolerance for violence, threats of violence, intimidation and bullying.

  3. Amethyst Landing has zero tolerance for theft. Eating food or smoking cigarettes that do not belong to you without permission is considered theft.

  4. No borrowing, lending, or sharing of prescription medications. All medications must be stored in the Resident’s room, out of sight, and never left out on dressers and nightstands.

  5. Resident curfew is 11:00 p.m. for the first 30 days. After 30 days of responsible behavior, curfew becomes 12:00 a.m.

  6. No sexual contact, or inappropriate conduct of a sexual nature, on property. This includes guests.

  7. Residents must be fully clothed (including socks and a shirt) in order to sit on the community couches.

  8. No sleeping in common areas.

  9. Never enter another resident’s bedroom.

  10. Daily household chores and bathroom chores are to be completed by 12 noon, except evening chores, which must be completed by 9:00 p.m.

  11. Amethyst Landing is a recovery home: Residents are expected to work an active recovery program and attend at least three abstinence-based recovery meetings (AA/NA/SMART, etc.) per week, not including IOP or personal therapists.

  12. Every resident is to obtain a sponsor within 30 days of moving into the house.

  13. Visiting hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Guests are welcome to stay a maximum of two hours per day, must stay in common areas, and must maintain respectable volumes and appropriate behavior.

  14. Bigotry will not be tolerated. Amethyst Landing is a safe place for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation.

  15. Residents must make their bed and ensure their bedroom is clean, swept, and clothes/belongings neatly put away daily.

  16. Residents will be assigned one day a week for laundry. Management approval is needed to do laundry on any other day. Laundry must be completed by 10:00 p.m.; no laundry is permitted after that time.

  17. Clean and put away dishes. Residents must wash, dry and put away dishes immediately after use.

  18. Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Residents are always required to maintain a respectable volume; however, please be extra courteous between 10:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. Quiet hours outside begin at 9:00 p.m., and Residents, and their guests, are never to loiter in front of the house and/or disturb the neighbors at any time.

  19. No music in common areas. Keep the volume of TV or music in your room low enough so it does not disturb others.

  20. Pest Control - No food, food storage, or eating in bedrooms under any circumstances.

  21. Residents should not participate in another community member’s disease by keeping secrets about drug or alcohol use, rule violations, or destructive behavior, and must notify the House Manager if he suspects any of the above.

  22. Never intercept or tamper with another person’s mail.

  23. Residents in good standing are allowed two (2) overnight passes per week after 30 days. Overnight slips must be submitted at least 24 hours in advance and require House Manager approval. Residents must pre-arrange for another resident to do their chore while they are away.

  24. Smoking is only allowed in the designated smoking area located in the backyard and never on the front porch, in front of the house, or in front of the adjoining neighbors’ properties. No vaping inside the house.

  25. The identities of those who reside at Amethyst Landing are confidential. Respect others anonymity.

  26. Residents are expected to be productive. Those who are not employed, attending school, or at IOP at least 25 hours per week must be off the property from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Residents are required to spend at least 25 combined hours a week engaged in the following activities: Work, School, IOP, and/or Volunteering.

  27. All residents must be awake, out of bed, with beds made, by 8:00 a.m., except residents who worked past 12:00 a.m. the night before.

  28. All residents are expected to be in their rooms between 12:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. (Except those residents that wake up earlier than 8 a.m.). No hanging out or TV in the common areas, or using the smoking area, during those hours.

  29. No TV watching in the common areas between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

  30. Residents are not allowed in Kava Bars. Being in a Kava Bar is grounds for immediate exit.

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