Brinsford Prison Information, Contact Details & Address
HMP Brinsford Prison is located in the village of Featherstone, Staffordshire. It is a Male and YO Category B & C Prison. The prison was opened in 1991 and has a capacity of 577. Due to probles with violence and drugs it has been classed as one of the worst prisons in the UK.
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The prison comprises five Residential Units:
- Unit 1 – supported living unit for those prisoners with mental health or complex needs
- Unit 2 – for men attending work
- Unit 3 – for induction to the prison
- Unit 4 – a healthy living unit
- Unit 5 – for those men reaching an enhanced level of behaviour within the systems.
How to book a Prison Visit to an Inmate in Brinsford Prison?
You can book at least 28 days in advance to visit most residents of Brinsford but you must be on their visits list and book at least 2 days before your required visit date.
Residents can have up to 3 visitors aged 10 or older at a time, and 3 children under 10 for any visit.
Children aged 17 or under must be accompanied by an adult who is on the resident’s approved visitor list.
To Book a Visit at the Prison call the Booking line: 0300 060 6500
Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm
WHAT ARE THE BRINSFORD PRISON VISIT TIMES?
Visiting hours within the prison are:
13:30-16:00 on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
You can also book via email: [email protected]
Directions to Brinsford Prison
If you are going by train the nearest station is Wolverhampton. A bus service runs between Wolverhampton and Cannock (874)
If you are driving, there is a dedicated parking area for visitors is provided next to the Visitors Centre.
GET HELP WITH THE COSTS OF VISITS TO BRINSFORD PRISON:
You can get help covering the costs of visiting someone in prison if you meet the following criteria:
- Income Support
- Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
- Employment and Support Allowance
- Universal Credit
- Tax credits
- Pension Credit
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