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Updated November 2023

Visitation Information

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How to Schedule Visits Using VSA

View the Visitation Scheduling Application user instructions.

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Schedule a Visit

Log on to VSA to schedule in-person visits at Institutions.

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Free Bus Transportation

Approved visitors can register for FREE bus trips to designated CDCR institutions.

Learn More

CDCR recognizes visiting is an important way to maintain family and community ties.

At the same time, our first priority is the health and safety of those who live in and work in our facilities. For the latest information and updates that may impact visitation services and guidelines become familiar with this web page.

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Have Questions?

Getting familiar with the visitation process is a good place to start and may answer your questions. Frequently asked questions, visiting Sergeant/Lieutenant telephone numbers and other visiting resources are available on our Get Help page.

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Family & Friends Services

Family and friends can play a vital role in helping incarcerated people turn their lives around. Learn about contacting an incarcerated person, sending money, sending packages and more.