We will ask you if you have

  • a mobile
  • a laptop
  • a camera
  • an e-cigarette (can be used in the garden area only)

Or other items like a games console.

You can

use them in your own room.

E-cigarettes should only be used in garden areas

You can not

  • use them in communal areas
  • use them at night time 
  • take pictures of other people
  • record other people on video 
  • record other peoples’ voices.

An electrician will check your items are safe before you can use them.

Staff can lock your items away to keep them secure.

If you want to keep your items in your room staff will help you sign a form of indemnity.

If you would like more information please talk to a member of staff.


A link to our easy read patient carer information including imagery for this service can be downloaded here.


Leaflet reference: L551E
Version: V3
Date last updated: 12 / 2017
Archive date: 12 / 2020


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