What to Bring to



Items you should bring to Meridell Achievement Center:

  • Five shirts/blouses (must cover midriff)
  • Five pairs of pants/shorts (shorts must cover entire thigh)
  • Note: clothing may not be torn or tight
  • Seven pair of underwear/bras
  • Several pair of comfortable shoes including athletic shoes for gym use
  • Flip flops/shower shoes
  • Pajamas/shorts/tee shirts for sleeping
  • Swim suit and swim shoes in warm weather (one-piece swim suits for girls)
  • Coat/raincoat
  • Stamps, envelopes, stationery
  • At admission, bring:

o    Birth certificate

o    Social Security card

o    Immunization records

o    Last report card

o    Insurance cards


Items you may bring:

  • Hair dryer/curling iron
  • Make-up
  • Watch/cordless clock
  • Board games, cards
  • Up to three toys/stuffed animals (no battery-operated toys)
  • Magazines/books
  • Up to $20.00 (will be kept in Business Office)
  • Personal pillow, blanket, bedspread (no bed sheets)


Please do not bring:

  • Radio (allowed on designated units, please ask)
  • Cell phones
  • Magazines, DVDs, CDs
  • Hand-held games/video games
  • Expensive/excessive jewelry
  • Electronic equipment, cameras, flashlights, items with cords
  • Razors, razor blades
  • Matches, lighters, tobacco products
  • Glass items- nail polish, mirrors, perfume, frames
  • Steel-toed boots
  • Posters/clothing/items with drug/gang/sexual/demonic/ band related
  • Snacks, food or gum
  • Aerosol cans
  • Crayons/markers/pens not allowed on children’s unit
  • Metal spiral notebooks or binders
  • Metal barrettes, bandanas, belts
  • Facial piercings or gauges
  • Paracord or survival bracelets
  • Weapons


Back to the top of the page
Search Meridell Achievement Centers Website
Meridell Contact Information

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 87
Liberty Hill, Texas 78642

Driving DirectionsPhysical Address

12550 W Hwy 29
Liberty Hill, TX 78642

Telephone & Fax

(512) 528-2100 (phone)
(800) 366-8656 (toll-free)
(512) 528-2193 (fax)

Meridell.com Privacy Policy
HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices - English
HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices - Spanish

Physicians are on the medical staff of Meridell Achievement Center, but, with limited exceptions, are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Meridell Achievement Center. The facility shall not be liable for actions or treatments provided by physicians.

Model representations of real patients are shown. Actual patients cannot be divulged due to HIPAA regulations.

Copyright © 2007-2017 Meridell Achievement Center

Contact Meridell Achievement Center
Neurobehavioral residential care for adolescents