Ben Hill County Jail Inmate Visitation

Ben Hill County Jail

Address:
255 Appomattox Rd
Fitzgerald, GA 31750

Phone:

229-426-5161

Remote Video Visitation with Inmates at Ben Hill County Jail

Register for Remote Video Visitation with your inmate at the Ben Hill County Jail by going here.


Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visists and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
For help with signing up and using the inmate visitation app, go here to get your questions answered.
Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Ben Hill County Jail may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
You Can Send Money
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the jail lobby.
You Can Send Gift Packs
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to the inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow Gift Packs.
These can be ordered by you online and are delivered directly to the inmate.
You Can Email Inmate
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.

Ben Hill County Jail Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule

The information below provides complete instructions regarding:

  • Visiting Hours and Visitation Schedule,
  • Visitation Rules,
  • Application & Registration
  • Inmate Video Visits, and
  • Jail Visitation Process for the Ben Hill County Jail

Following these instructions exactly will enhance your chances of getting official approval to visit an inmate.

It is highly recommended that prior to an inmate visit at the jail, you first call the jail at 229-426-5161 to confirm that visits have not been cancelled.

Remote Video Visitation with Inmates at Ben Hill County Jail

Register for Remote Video Visitation with your inmate at the Ben Hill County Jail by going here.


Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visists and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
For help with signing up and using the inmate visitation app, go here to get your questions answered.
Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Ben Hill County Jail may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
You Can Send Money
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the jail lobby.
You Can Send Gift Packs
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to the inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow Gift Packs.
These can be ordered by you online and are delivered directly to the inmate.
You Can Email Inmate
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.

Visiting Hours in Ben Hill County Jail

The actual visiting hours vary depending on the following factors:

The day of the week.

Where the inmate is housed.

The inmate's sex.

Whether or not it is a Holiday.

Each inmate is allowed one or two visits, ranging from 15 minutes to one hour in length each week. Inmates with special privileges are allowed additional visits.

If you are visiting from another state or traveling a great distance, Ben Hill County Jail may allow you an extended visitation. Call 229-426-5161 to ask for special consideration.

Call 229-426-5161 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.

Ben Hill County Jail Visitation Application Process

Ben Hill County Jail may require visitors to fill out an application prior to your visiting an inmate.
Carefully fill out the application. Incomplete paperwork is cause for denial.
Honesty, especially regarding past criminal convictions, probation etc., is important. These things will most likely show up on the background check – which if lied about on the application, will cause visits to be denied.
Call 229-426-5161 to ask specific questions about the application.
Click here to go to the jail's website for more information about the application process. 

Ben Hill County Jail At Home Remote Video Visitation

Register for Remote Video Visitation with your inmate at the Ben Hill County Jail by going here.


Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visists and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
For help with signing up and using the inmate visitation app, go here to get your questions answered.
Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Ben Hill County Jail may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
You Can Send Money
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the jail lobby.
You Can Send Gift Packs
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to the inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow Gift Packs.
These can be ordered by you online and are delivered directly to the inmate.
You Can Email Inmate
Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.

Who Can Visit an Inmate in Ben Hill County Jail

Anyone over the age of 18, who isn't on felony probation and can produce a valid government-issued photo ID can be approved to visit an inmate in this jail.
Visitation applicants in Ben Hill County must sometimes submit to a background check. Those with warrants are denied visitation or if allowed to visit, will be arrested at the jail.
Jails limit the number of people that can visit an inmate to two adults each visit.
Children under age 18 must be accompanied by the parent or legal guardian.

Call 229-426-5161 to ask specific questions about this policy or click here for any updates to this policy.
It is likely that the Ben Hill County Jail will deny visitation to anyone with a past felony conviction regardless of probation/parole status.
Call 229-426-5161 prior to arriving for the specific jail guideline regarding your legal status.
If you are a co-defendant with the inmate in a pending case, your visit will be denied.
If you and the inmate are under a court order to have no contact with each other, your visit will be denied.
The Ben Hill County Jail reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Ben Hill County Jail Visitation Dress Code

The Ben Hill County Jail staff reserves the right to turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for a visit.
The best way to be sure the visit takes place is to dress as if you are meeting someone's grandmother for the first time. 
Wear clothes that are not revealing.
Don't wear see-through material.
Have all undergarments covered (males and females) and avoid a lot of cleavage.
Shorts and skirts should reach mid-thigh.
Sleeves should be at least half-way to your elbow.

The following types of clothing are also prohibited:
Clothing promoting gang affiliation.
Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity.
Clothing depicting anything obscene.

Call 229-426-5161 to ask specific questions about the Ben Hill County Jail Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

Ben Hill County Jail Visitation Tips, Rules and Guidelines

Jail visits are conducted in person behind plexi-glass or on a televised screen from another location.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and guardians must provide proof of their guardianship.
Leave all personal belongings, except for your state ID in your vehicle or in a locker (if one is provided).
Children must be monitored at all times or jail staff will end the visit early.
Call 229-426-5161 or click here to go to the jail's official website for additional Rules regarding Ben Hill County Jail visitation.

How Do Inmates in Ben Hill County Jail Make Phone Calls?

To receive phone calls from inmates in Ben Hill County, or to assist them in making phone calls from jail to other people, follow these steps:

  • Ben Hill County Jail uses the services of Correct Solutions Group.
  • Register with them online or call them at 877-618-3516
  • Services for Ben Hill County inmates and their families and friends include Collect Calling, PIN Debits, Purchasing Calling Cards for your inmate or depositing money into an inmate's commissary account..

For all the information regarding phone calls with Ben Hill County inmates; rules, policies, phone calling times, limits and more visit our Inmate Phone Page.


 

How to visit an inmate in Ben Hill County Georgia using Remote Video Visitation 

To visit an inmate in Ben Hill County follow these steps:

  • In addition to visiting inmates at the jail, Ben Hill County Jail uses a video visitation service called JailATM.
  • In order to visit with your inmate online or at the Ben Hill County Jail Video Kiosk, you must first register with JailATM.
  • Once you register, choose the option for 'Video Calls' or Video Visits and you will be prompted for the information required, which will include copies of your state issued ID and more. 
  • Note: While JailATM also offers the following inmate services, Ben Hill County Jail may or may not allow all of them. Check on the JailATM website to confirm.
  • Services available through JailATM are subject to change with no notice.
    1.  You Can Send Money
         Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM so that you can deposit money online or using the kiosk in the Ben Hill County Jail lobby.
    2.  You Can Send Gift Packs
         Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM, which ships predetermined Gift Packs of candy, snacks and hygiene products to your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow these to be sent to your inmate.
    3.  You Can Email Inmate
         Ben Hill County Jail may have an agreement with JailATM which handles secure messaging between you and your inmate. Check the JailATM website to see if they allow emailing your inmate.
  • Customer Support: 877-810-0914.

For full instructions on all the benefits of using JailATM to visit a Ben Hill County inmate, visiting an inmate at the jail itself, rates, policies, rules, dress codes, bringing children, attorney and clergy visits and more, go to our official Visit Inmate Page. 


 

How to Send a Carepack Commissary Package Directly to an Inmate in Ben Hill County

To send a commissary carepack (food, snacks and goods) directly to an inmate in Ben Hill County Jail follow these steps:

  • Go to JailATM, choose Georgia, then choose Ben Hill County Jail
  • Type in your inmate's last name or their Inmate ID.
  • Select your inmate, and then you will be prompted to Register with them to open an account.
  • Select the products you want shipped to them at Ben Hill County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much product you can send your inmate in Ben Hill County at any one time.
  • If you need to phone customer support, call 877-810-0914

For all information, tips and available items for shipping Commissary packages or sending money to an inmate in Ben Hill County Jail check out our Commissary Instructions Page for Ben Hill County.


 

How Do You Send Text or Email Messages to an Inmate in the Ben Hill County Jail?

To send messages to a Ben Hill County inmate follow these instructions:

Since Ben Hill County Jail contracts with JailATMProdigy Telephone Solutions. they either already or will soon provide you and your inmate the ability to use their Messaging Service to send and receive electronic messages. Try both Jail ATM & Prodigy. They are in the midst of a merger and one or the other will be handling the Ben Hill County Jail account.
 

Pay for the Prodigy Inmate Messaging Service at Ben Hill County Jail.
- Online,
- Over the Phone by calling 866-700-4545,
- Using a Kiosk at Ben Hill County Jail.
Pay for the JailATM Inmate Messaging Service at Ben Hill County Jail.
- Online,
- Using a Kiosk at Ben Hill County Jail.
- Over the phone 877-810-0914.

For all the information you need regarding messaging a Ben Hill County inmate at the jail, including how it's done, how much it costs, rules and regulations and more, check out our Text/Email an Inmate Page.
NOTE: All of your communication with an inmate is recorded. Use discretion in what you discuss.


 

How to Deposit Money Online for an Inmate in Ben Hill County

To deposit money online for an inmate in Ben Hill County Jail follow these steps:

  • Register to open an account, or Sign In to JailATM, a service that acts as a bank for inmates in Ben Hill County.
  • After registering and signing in, select 'Send Money Now'.
  • Choose Georgia, then choose Ben Hill County Jail
  • Type in your inmate's last name or their Inmate ID.
  • Select your inmate.
  • Input an amount to deposit to your inmate in Ben Hill County Jail, and then input your payment method. 
  • NOTE: There may be a limit on how much money you can send your inmate in Ben Hill County at any one time.
  • If you need to phone customer support, call 877-810-0914.

For all information, tips and procedures for sending money to an inmate in Ben Hill County Jail, or depositing money at the jail, over the phone or by mail, check out our Send Money Page for Ben Hill County.