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Visiting Facility Status

Current VPASS Facility Status by Institution

Check this page regularly for updates on the status of visiting at each state institution. Every prison has visiting on Saturdays, Sundays, and four holidays during each calendar year (New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day). Events that may impact visiting include medical quarantines and modified programs.

Visits vary by institution but usually begin between 7:30 a.m. and end between 2 and 3 p.m. To find out the days and visiting hours for the prison you are going to visit, call 1-800-374-8474.

Current Facility Status by Institution
InstitutionVisiting Status
Avenal State Prison
ASP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/07/2021
California City Correctional Facility
CAC Visiting Status - MODIFIED VIDEO ONLY

CAC is providing video ONLY visitation. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days. Only those individuals who have already been APPROVED as a visitor may make an appointment. VPASS will NO LONGER be used to schedule a visit. CAC will start accepting visiting appointments EVERY Saturday beginning at 8:00am and until Monday 8:00am via EMAIL ONLY. The APPROVED visitor requesting a video visit with an inmate must submit their request to CAC’s video visit email address and shall provide the following; Inmate’s name, CDCR number, the visitor(s) name, date of birth, ID number of an approved identification as specified in CCR,Title 15,Section 3173, relationship to the inmate, email address, and phone number of the person requesting to participate in the video visit. In addition, the requestor is required to provide a copy of their proof of identity with the email. If the adult visitor is not the parent or legal guardian of the minor, a notarized written consent shall be required from a person with legal custody of the minor, authorizing the minor to visit while accompanied by a designated adult. The dates and times are assigned and cannot be changed. As with all visitation at our institutions, visits may be canceled at any time for health and safety reasons. Misconduct by any party during a visit will result in termination of the video visit, and may include disciplinary action. Information about attire and other visiting guidelines are available at https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/inmate-visiting-guidelines/.

Last Updated:
01/02/2021
California Correctional Center
CCC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/31/2020
California Correctional Institution
CCI Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
California Health Care Facility
CHCF Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/14/2020
California Institution for Men
CIM Visiting Status - Video Visiting

Until the VSA is implemented, visitors must continue to request a video visit using the email process at https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/how-to-schedule-a-cdcr-video-visit/ Approved visitors must claim a VSA account using a desktop computer in advance in order to use the system to schedule a video visit for the weekend of Feb.13 and Feb. 14. You must use this link https://cdcr.gtlvisitme.com/app to claim your account. Once an account is successfully claimed, friends and family will use the VSA beginning Feb. 6 through Feb. 10 to schedule their visit with a loved one at this institution. Continue to check CDCR’s Visitation Information page for more updates. Visits will continue to be held on weekends and holidays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (hours may vary). Each eligible person will be allowed a free 30-minute video visit every 30 days.

Last Updated:
01/22/2021
California Institution for Women
CIW Visiting Status - MODIFIED

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/04/2021
California Medical Facility
CMF Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/11/2020
California Mens Colony
CMC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
California Rehabilitation Center
CRC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/11/2020
California State Prison Corcoran
COR Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/03/2021
California State Prison Los Angeles
LAC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
California State Prison Sacramento
SAC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
California State Prison Solano
SOL Visiting Status - Video Visiting

CSP Solano is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with the incarcerated population. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. Solano will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/ Only Inmates housed in buildings NOT on quarantine / Isolation for COVID-19 will be able to participate in video visiting. Reservations will be taken weekly, beginning each Saturday at 8 a.m. through Monday at 8 a.m. for visits the following weekend. Please note, emails received outside the timeframe will not be reviewed.

Last Updated:
01/10/2021
California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility
SATF Visiting Status - No Video Visitation for Facility 'C'

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/ Facility C is on modified video visiting program. There will be no video visits at this time for Facility C. All other Facilities are on regular video visiting scheduling.

Last Updated:
12/25/2020
Calipatria State Prison
CAL Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Centinela State Prison
CEN Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Central California Womens Facility
CCWF Visiting Status - Video Visiting

Until the VSA is implemented, visitors must continue to request a video visit using the email process at https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/how-to-schedule-a-cdcr-video-visit/ Approved visitors must claim a VSA account using a desktop computer in advance in order to use the system to schedule a video visit for the weekend of Feb.13 and Feb. 14. You must use this link https://cdcr.gtlvisitme.com/app to claim your account. Once an account is successfully claimed, friends and family will use the VSA beginning Feb. 6 through Feb. 10 to schedule their visit with a loved one at this institution. Continue to check CDCR’s Visitation Information page for more updates. Visits will continue to be held on weekends and holidays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (hours may vary). Each eligible person will be allowed a free 30-minute video visit every 30 days.

Last Updated:
01/22/2021
Central Valley Modified
CVM Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Chuckawalla Valley State Prison
CVSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Correctional Training Facility
CTF Visiting Status - Video Visiting

CTF is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/ THE BIFURCATED PROGRAM FOR FACILITY C IS STILL ACTIVE FOR THE SECURITY THREAT GROUPS (STG) MEXICAN MAFIA, PAISA, SURENO (GROUP 1) WILL BE ALLOWED TO VISIT ON THE FIRST SUNDAY AND THIRD SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH. STG FRESNO BULLDOGS (GROUP 2)WILL BE ALLOWED TO VISIT ON THE FIRST SATURDAY AND THIRD SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH WITH ALL NON- AFFECTED INMATES APPROVED TO VISIT WITH STG FRESNO BULLDOGS (GROUP 3). INMATES THAT ARE ON QUARANTINE/ISOLATION STATUS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN VIDEO VISITING. APPOINTMENT REQUESTS ARE TAKEN WEEKLY, BEGINNING EACH SATURDAY AT 8 A.M. THROUGH MONDAY AT 8 A.M. FOR VISITS FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEKEND. REQUESTS RECEIVED OUTSIDE OF THIS TIMEFRAME WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.

Last Updated:
01/10/2021
Delano MCCF
DMCCF Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Desert View Modified
DVM Visiting Status - Cancelled

As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, the Inmate Visiting Program, including family visiting statewide remains closed until further notice. CDCR recognizes the value of inmate visitation as a means of maintaining family and community ties and preparing inmates for successful release back into society. At this time, CDCR must take extreme precautionary measures in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work, and visit within our institutions and make every effort in stopping the spread.

Last Updated:
10/12/2020
Deuel Vocational Institution
DVI Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/04/2021
Female Community Reentry Facility
FCRF Visiting Status - Cancelled

As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, the Inmate Visiting Program, including family visiting statewide remains closed until further notice. CDCR recognizes the value of inmate visitation as a means of maintaining family and community ties and preparing inmates for successful release back into society. At this time, CDCR must take extreme precautionary measures in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work, and visit within our institutions and make every effort in stopping the spread.

Last Updated:
10/12/2020
Folsom State Prison
FSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Golden State Modified
GSM Visiting Status - cancelled

As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, the Inmate Visiting Program, including family visiting statewide remains closed until further notice. CDCR recognizes the value of inmate visitation as a means of maintaining family and community ties and preparing inmates for successful release back into society. At this time, CDCR must take extreme precautionary measures in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work, and visit within our institutions and make every effort in stopping the spread.

Last Updated:
10/12/2020
High Desert State Prison
HDSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting/quarantine

Today is January 22, 2021. This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/The following buildings are quarantine/isolation and will not be eligible for video visits facility-A Buildings 2,3,5. Facility B Buildings 3 Facility C Buildings 1,6. Z-Unit and E yard. Reservations will be taken weekly, beginning each Saturday at 8 a.m. through Monday at 8 a.m. for visits the following weekend. Please note, emails received outside the timeframe allowed will not be rolled over to the following weekend for review. Instead, a new request must be submitted during the following week reservation timeframe.

Last Updated:
01/22/2021
Ironwood State Prison
ISP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/01/2021
Kern Valley State Prison
KVSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Mule Creek State Prison
MCSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

12-23-2020: Mule Creek State Prison is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Video Visits cannot be scheduled through VPASS. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Incarcerated people who are in isolation or quarantine for COVID-19 will not be able to participate in video visiting. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/23/2020
North Kern State Prison
NKSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
01/05/2021
Pelican Bay State Prison
PBSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

THE FOLLOWING HOUSING UNITS ARE INELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN VIDEO VISITS AT THIS TIME: A1, A2, A4, A6, A8, B2, B3, B5, B6, C1-12, D4, D5, D10 AND ASU/STRH. PELICAN BAY DOES NOT ACCEPT VPASS. YOUR VPASS APPOINTMENT WILL NOT BE HONORED. Pelican Bay is providing Video Based Visitation to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Incarcerated people who are in isolation or quarantine for COVID-19 WILL NOT be able to participate in video visiting. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/ *****Your request will be REVIEWED within 48-72 hours. You may not know until Friday (the day before) if you have been scheduled for a visit. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMATION WITH A VIDEO LINK IN IT, SUBMIT ANOTHER REQUEST DURING THE SCHEDULING TIMEFRAME FOR THE NEXT WEEKEND. Make sure all of your information is correct and ALL REQUIRED information is included BEFORE submitting your request via email. MULTIPLE EMAIL REQUESTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. YOU ONLY NEED TO SEND ONE (1) REQUEST PER WEEKEND. DO NOT CALL THE VISITING DEPARTMENT TO CHECK STATUS ON YOUR VIDEO VISIT.

Last Updated:
01/18/2021
Pleasant Valley State Prison
PVSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

****ALL IN PERSON VISITING IS STILL CANCELLED STATEWIDE. Request for Video Visitation appointments are taken weekly, beginning each Saturday at 8 a.m. through Monday at 8 a.m. for visits the following weekend. Request received outside of this timeframe will not be reviewed.***** This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/24/2020
R J Donovan Correctional Facility
RJD Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
Salinas Valley State Prison
SVSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020
San Quentin State Prison
SQ Visiting Status - Video Visiting

INMATES HOUSED IN THE FOLLOWING UNITS, WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE VIDEO VISITING PROGRAM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO QUARANTINE: Adjustment Center, North Block, and H-unit Dorm #4. Until the VSA is implemented, visitors must continue to request a video visit using the email process at https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/how-to-schedule-a-cdcr-video-visit/ Approved visitors must claim a VSA account using a desktop computer in advance in order to use the system to schedule a video visit for the weekend of Feb.13 and Feb. 14. You must use this link https://cdcr.gtlvisitme.com/app to claim your account. Once an account is successfully claimed, friends and family will use the VSA beginning Feb. 6 through Feb. 10 to schedule their visit with a loved one at this institution. Continue to check CDCR’s Visitation Information page for more updates. Visits will continue to be held on weekends and holidays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (hours may vary). Each eligible person will be allowed a free 30-minute video visit every 30 days.

Last Updated:
01/22/2021
Shafter MCCF
Shafter MCCF Visiting Status - Cancelled

As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, the Inmate Visiting Program, including family visiting statewide remains closed until further notice. CDCR recognizes the value of inmate visitation as a means of maintaining family and community ties and preparing inmates for successful release back into society. At this time, CDCR must take extreme precautionary measures in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work, and visit within our institutions and make every effort in stopping the spread.

Last Updated:
10/12/2020
Sierra Conservation Center
SCC Visiting Status - Video Visiting

****Facility B is on a modified a program and will not have visiting for the weekend of 12/12/2020 - 12/13/2020. We will update any new changes as they come, Thank you! Sierra Conservation is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/13/2020
Taft MCCF
TaftMCCF Visiting Status - Cancelled

As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, the Inmate Visiting Program, including family visiting statewide remains closed until further notice. CDCR recognizes the value of inmate visitation as a means of maintaining family and community ties and preparing inmates for successful release back into society. At this time, CDCR must take extreme precautionary measures in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work, and visit within our institutions and make every effort in stopping the spread.

Last Updated:
10/12/2020
Valley State Prison
VSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

Until the VSA is implemented, visitors must continue to request a video visit using the email process at https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/how-to-schedule-a-cdcr-video-visit/ Approved visitors must claim a VSA account using a desktop computer in advance in order to use the system to schedule a video visit for the weekend of Feb.13 and Feb. 14. You must use this link https://cdcr.gtlvisitme.com/app to claim your account. Once an account is successfully claimed, friends and family will use the VSA beginning Feb. 6 through Feb. 10 to schedule their visit with a loved one at this institution. Continue to check CDCR’s Visitation Information page for more updates. Visits will continue to be held on weekends and holidays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (hours may vary). Each eligible person will be allowed a free 30-minute video visit every 30 days.

Last Updated:
01/22/2021
Wasco State Prison
WSP Visiting Status - Video Visiting

This location is providing video visiting to allow friends and family to safely connect with incarcerated people. Each incarcerated person is allowed one free 30-minute video visit every 30 days with an approved visitor. All institutions will be following public health protocols while conducting video visitation, including physical distancing and sanitation of each station following a visit. Further details, including how to reserve a visiting appointment can be found on CDCR’s Visiting Information page: https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/visitors/

Last Updated:
12/03/2020