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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 - Modified

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal and family visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. Legal visits will be held as scheduled. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons.

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
California City Correctional Facility
CAC Visiting Status - COVID-19

****VISITING PROGRAM CLOSURE FOR COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**** As it pertains to this institution California City Correctional Facility, as part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
06/03/2020
California Correctional Center
CCC Visiting Status - MODIFIED

As of JUNE 5, 2020: As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, ALL VISITING IS CANCELED STATEWIDE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. This includes contact, non-contact and family visiting. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
06/05/2020
California Correctional Institution
CCI Visiting Status - Covid-19

Important Alert “- Visiting Cancelled Statewide – “ As part of CDCRs COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits. “NO FAMILY Visiting.” CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. Alerta importante “- Visita esta cancelada en todo el estado –“ Como parte de los esfuerzos de prevención de los CDCRCOVID-19, las visitas normales se cancelarán. Esto incluye visitas sin contacto. “NO VISITAS FAMILIARES.”CDCR valora las visitas como una parte esencial de la rehabilitación, pero en este momento el Departamento debe tomar decisiones difíciles para proteger la salud y el bienestar de todos los que viven, trabajan y visitan las prisiones estatales. Manténgase al día sobre las recomendaciones de respuesta y prevención COVID-19 de los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades COVID-19 en https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
06/03/2020
California Health Care Facility
CHCF Visiting Status - COVID-19

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 continuing prevention and containment efforts, all visiting, including family visiting, are still canceled statewide. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Please stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at the CDC’s website. CDCR’s website will be updated when there are any changes to the visiting status.

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
California Institution for Men
CIM Visiting Status - MODIFIED

As of June 1, 2020, the CIM Visiting Department is scheduled as modified. Visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits as well as family visits. For more information, please visit the CDCR Visitor’s webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
California Institution for Women
CIW Visiting Status - MODIFIED

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, all visiting-including family visiting-are still canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at the CDC’s website. CDCR’s website will be updated with any changes to the visiting status

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
California Medical Facility
CMF Visiting Status - Statewide Visiting Closure

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting, non-contact visiting, family visiting, and Psychiatric Inpatient Program (PIP) visiting is canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live, work in, and visit state prison.

Last Updated:
05/18/2020
California Mens Colony
CMC Visiting Status - CLOSED

*ATTN*: As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be CANCELED statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits AND family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
05/18/2020
California Rehabilitation Center
CRC Visiting Status - CLOSED COVID-19

Important Alert - Visiting Cancelled Statewide - As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting, and Family visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
California State Prison Corcoran
COR Visiting Status - Visiting Cancelled Statewide

Important Alert - Visiting Cancelled Statewide - As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
06/05/2020
California State Prison Los Angeles
LAC Visiting Status - Statewide Closure of Visiting

Visiting will be cancelled statewide until further notice, due to the Coronavirus.

Last Updated:
05/17/2020
California State Prison Sacramento
SAC Visiting Status - MODIFIED PROGRAM

CSP-Sacramento Visiting Status: ****A FACILITY****NO VISITING FOR ALL INMATES***** ****B FACILITY****NO VISITING FOR ALL INMATES***** ****C FACILITY****NO VISITING FOR ALL INMATES***** ****MSF ****NO VISITING FOR ALL INMATES***** As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and Family Visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons.

Last Updated:
05/03/2020
California State Prison Solano
SOL Visiting Status - Modified due to COVID-19

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, all visiting-including family visiting-are still canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at the CDC’s website. CDCR’s website will be updated with any changes to the visiting status

Last Updated:
06/02/2020
California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility
SATF Visiting Status - MODIFIED

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes all regular visits and family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Calipatria State Prison
CAL Visiting Status - MODIFIED

All Visiting to include Family Overnight Visiting is cancelled for the month of June 2020 and until further notice which will be updated. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons.

Last Updated:
05/28/2020
Centinela State Prison
CEN Visiting Status - MODIFIED

Centinela State Prison is on MODIFIED (No Visits) Visiting Status. As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and Family visits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
06/05/2020
Central California Womens Facility
CCWF Visiting Status - Closed

Central California Women's Facility (CCWF) Visiting is canceled until further notice, as a part of a statewide COVID-19 (Coronavirus) precautionary measure. This closure includes Family Visiting.

Last Updated:
06/02/2020
Central Valley Modified
CVM Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Central Valley MCCF is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 8:00 p.m. for the following weekend. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Chuckawalla Valley State Prison
CVSP Visiting Status - Modified Program

CURRENT VISITING STATUS: As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, all visiting will be cancelled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact, general, and family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
05/19/2020
Correctional Training Facility
CTF Visiting Status - COVID-19

***STATEWIDE VISITING PROGRAM CLOSURE: ***** As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 continued prevention and containment efforts, ALL visiting, including non-contact and family visiting, are still canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. You can stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html ********************************************************* Visitas estan canceladas en todo el estado – Como parte de los esfuerzos de prevención de CDCR COVID-19, las visitas normales se cancelarán. Esto incluye visitas sin contacto y visitas familiars. CDCR valora las visitas como una parte esencial de la rehabilitación, pero en este momento el Departamento debe tomar decisiones difíciles para proteger la salud y el bienestar de todos los que viven, trabajan y visitan las prisiones estatales. Manténgase al día sobre las recomendaciones de respuesta y prevención COVID-19 de los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades COVID-19 en https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Delano MCCF
DMCCF Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 12:00 noon to 3:30 pm on Fridays, and from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Delano MCCF is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 8:00 p.m. for the following week. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Desert View Modified
DVM Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Desert View MCCF is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 8:00 p.m. for the following weekend. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Deuel Vocational Institution
DVI Visiting Status - Modified

Important Alert - Visiting Cancelled Statewide - As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits. Effective March 16, family visiting will be suspended at all CDCR adult institutions until further notice.CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
Female Community Reentry Facility
FCRF Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m, with the last visitors being processed in at 2:00 p.m. McFarland Female Community Reentry Facility is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 7:00 p.m. for the following two weekends. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Folsom State Prison
FSP Visiting Status - Statewide visiting closed

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html For the latest information regarding CDCR’s preparedness efforts for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit the CDCR COVID-19 Preparedness page. https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/covid19/ As of March 26, 2020.

Last Updated:
05/21/2020
Golden State Modified
GSM Visiting Status - cancelled

Visiting has been cancelled for the weekend of March 14 -15, 2020 due to COVID-19 concerns. Future visiting updates will be posted.

Last Updated:
03/13/2020
High Desert State Prison
HDSP Visiting Status - COVID-19

MONDAY 5/18/2020 As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, Normal visiting and Family Visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
05/18/2020
Ironwood State Prison
ISP Visiting Status - COVID-19

Ironwood State Prison has cancelled all Visiting, Effective immediately. We will update this information as soon as practical. As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and Family Visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Last Updated:
06/01/2020
Kern Valley State Prison
KVSP Visiting Status - COVID-19

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, ALL visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact and Family Visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, at this time the department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. At this time, the CDCR does not have a date for the reinstatement of visitation and are following the guidance set forth by the Federal Administration and State Governor's Office relative to social distancing and preventative measures. As such, how we proceed will be in adherence to both administrations guidelines. For additional information regarding the CDCR COVID-19 status please refer to https://www.cdcr.ca.gov./covid19/population-status-tracking/

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Mule Creek State Prison
MCSP Visiting Status - COVID-19

As of 05/19/2020 and part of CDCR's COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be cancelled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits and overnight family visits. Legal visits will be held as scheduled. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors

Last Updated:
05/19/2020
North Kern State Prison
NKSP Visiting Status - CLOSED PROGRAM COVID 19

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice. This includes non-contact visits, and Family visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html This applies to ALL inmates Housed at NKSP. Once again all contact, non-contact and family visits are canceled until further notice.

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Pelican Bay State Prison
PBSP Visiting Status - MODIFIED

As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, all visiting, including family visiting, will be canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Effective immediately, all upcoming Overnight Family Visits (OFV) shall be cancelled until further notice.

Last Updated:
05/21/2020
Pleasant Valley State Prison
PVSP Visiting Status - Modified

As of June 4th, 2020 --> ***STATEWIDE VISITING PROGRAM CLOSURE: ***** As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 continued prevention and containment efforts, ALL visiting, including non-contact and family visiting, are still canceled statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. CDCR’s website will be updated when there are any changes to the visiting status.

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
R J Donovan Correctional Facility
RJD Visiting Status - Modified/Cancelled

***As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting will be canceled statewide until further notice, including family visits and non-contact visits. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons.*** For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
06/05/2020
Salinas Valley State Prison
SVSP Visiting Status - Visiting Closure

**ATTENTION** ALL Family visiting, Regular, Non-Contact, Out-of-State, and PIP Visiting WILL BE CANCELLED STATEWIDE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE as part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons.MARRIAGE CEREMONIES – Please contact Marriage Coordinator, Theresa at 831-678-5500 ext. 5367 for questions regarding cancelled and/or scheduled marriage ceremonies. You can stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus

Last Updated:
05/06/2020
San Quentin State Prison
SQ Visiting Status - STATEWIDE VISITING CLOSURE

5/30/20 As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal visiting and family visits are still closed statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Last Updated:
05/30/2020
Shafter MCCF
Shafter MCCF Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Shafter MCCF is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 8:00 p.m. for the following weekend. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Sierra Conservation Center
SCC Visiting Status - ***CANCELED***

**As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, REGULAR VISITING, OVERNIGHT FAMILY VISITING AND NON CONTACT VISITING IS CANCELED STATE WIDE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html *** WE WILL UPDATE INFORMATION AS SOON AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE...

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Taft MCCF
TaftMCCF Visiting Status - NORMAL

Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, New Year's Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Taft MCCF is on Normal Visiting status. Visiting appointments become available on Sunday each week at 8:00 p.m. for the following weekend. If you do not have a visiting appointment, you will be processed into visiting as time permits. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor's webpage, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/.

Last Updated:
01/03/2020
Valley State Prison
VSP Visiting Status - CLOSED- ALL VISITING INCLUDING FAMILY VISITING

Welcome to the Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS) for Valley State Prison (VSP) in Chowchilla, California. ***ATTENTION ALL VISITORS*** As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, ALL VISITING including NON-CONTACT and FAMILY VISITING will be CANCELLED statewide until further notice. CDCR values visitation as an essential part of rehabilitation, but at this time the Department must make difficult decisions in order to protect the health and wellness of all who live in, work in, and visit state prisons. Stay up to date on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 response and prevention recommendations at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html ***BE ADVISED*** Visitor parking lot is currently under construction. Open parking will be rotated between areas. VSP uses cashless vending machines which utilize reloadable vending cards. The machine which dispenses the vending cards only accepts $1 and $5 dollar bills. Visiting is available on Saturdays, Sundays, and the following holidays: New Year’s Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, from 08:30am to 3:00pm. Visiting appointments become available on Mondays each week at 12:01am for the following 30 days. Walk-ins will be processed on a first come, first served basis. The VSP visiting appointment phone number is 559-665-6100 ext. 8950. This number will be answered Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Please note-visiting status is subject to change at any moment without prior notice. For more visiting information, please visit the CDCR Visitor’s web page, at http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Visitors/

Last Updated:
06/04/2020
Wasco State Prison
WSP Visiting Status - COVID-19

Important health information for visitors As part of CDCR’s COVID-19 prevention efforts, normal Visiting and the Family Visiting Program will be CANCELED statewide until further notice. If you feel sick with fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, please do not enter a CDCR institution, either to visit a loved one or to take part in a program or event. Any illness that is spread from person to person can develop very quickly in a correctional environment, which puts all who live, work, and visit at risk. Please protect yourself and others and return to the institution when you are no longer displaying symptoms.

Last Updated:
05/18/2020