Visiting reservations are required for all visiting sessions.
When making reservations, all visitors being scheduled for the visit must be listed on the reservation and be approved visitors on the inmate's list.
Reservation requests will be accepted no less than 4 days and no more than 30 days in advance of visit.
Cancellations are accepted 5 days prior to the scheduled visit without penalty. Visitation reservations will be taken during the hours of 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. on visiting days.
Approved visitors may make a reservation up to 30 days in advance by calling directly to 330-898-9661 or by calling 330-898-0820 and pressing "1" when prompted to do so.
Hours - General Population
Wednesday through Sunday:
7:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. (morning session, check in by 9 a.m. - visitors must have their number by 9 a.m. or they will NOT be processed.
12:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. (afternoon session, check in by 1 p.m. - visitors must have their number by 1 p.m. or they will NOT be processed.
Closed on all Mondays, Tuesdays, and all state holidays.
Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.
Video visitation may be available. Please contact the institution for available video visitation hours and visit www.jpay.com for additional application and fee information.
Institution-Specific Visiting Information
Visiting is limited to a maximum of three visitors per inmate at one time, including walking children over 10 years old, unless special arrangements have been made in advance.
Each visiting session counts as a separate visit. Therefore, two visits on the same day shall count as two of the four visits allowed per inmate each month.
Inmates houses in General Population and Security Control status will be permitted weekend visits, while inmates in Disciplinary or Local Control status are not authorized for weekend visitation.
Inmate in Disciplinary or Local Control status are permitted one, two hour visit per visitor each month, with a maximum of two visitors. No weekends.
Family Worship - Once per quarter, a family worship service is held by the institution Chaplain. This service allows pre-screened inmates to attend a non-denominational service with family from their approved visiting list.
Music with a Purpose - This program provides inmates the opportunity to enroll in musical classes that teaches musical theory, musical application, how to properly use musical instruments and vocal classes. After the inmates complete their classes, they are provided the opportunity to audition for one of the fourteen bands that are organized through the Recreation Department. This program allows the inmates to perform musical selections in a concert setting for family members, friends, and staff members. Family members and friends may purchase concert CDs and proceeds from the sale are donated to our adopt-a-school and used in a variety of ways to enhance the students' musical skills.
Health and Wellness Program – This program looks into the holistic concept of educating and empowering individuals in a manner consistent with healthy behaviors that allow for development of physical, social attributes and nutritional needs. The medical staff assesses each offender’s vital signs and weight for the initial phase of the program. Each participant’s progress is reviewed weekly with a medical staff person and the dietician to ensure that the offender is maintaining healthy eating habits. The program is an eight week course with two classes per week and a five day a week exercise program. Resource materials are distributed to the participants for current and future reference.
No time limit unless space availability is limited.