Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility Inmate Visitation

VIDEO VISITATION - INFORMATION, SCHEDULES, DURATION AND COST

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility uses the services of jailfunds.com (VendEngine) for you to schedule and visit your inmate via remote video visitation.

You can ‘video visit’ your inmate one of three ways:

  • Visit from your home computer.
  • Visit from the JailFunds VendEngine Kiosk in the jail lobby.
  • Visit by using the JailFunds iphone or Android app

Go here to Schedule a Visit  (You must be logged in to schedule a visit).
Visitation scheduled times vary depending on inmate's schedule, meals, security reasons and the availability of the inmate's visitation machine in the jail.

What is the cost to do remote video visitation?
Paid Remote Visits
Having a remote visit from your Home or app, the cost of each 20-25 minute ‘friends and family remote visit’ will be approximately $7.95 plus tax.
FREE Remote Visits
Visitors can also choose to come to the jail and video chat with an inmate via the JailFunds/VendEngine kiosk in the lobby. The video visit on-site at the jail is FREE.

You can deposit money four different ways:

  • Deposit online at jailfunds.com.
  • Deposit at the kiosk in the jail lobby.
  • Deposit over the phone 24/7 at 855-836-3364
  • Deposit through their iOS or Android app.

Attorney Visits only!  < (Lawyers, go here)

jailfunds.com Help
24/7 Customer Service - 855-836-3364
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Visiting Hours in Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility

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, Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility may allow you an extended visitation. Call 337-491-3706 to ask for special consideration.

Call 337-491-3706 or click here to view normal visiting hours and procedures for scheduling a visit.

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility Visitation Application Process

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility requires all 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 337-491-3706 to ask specific questions about the application.

Click here to go to the jail's website for more information about the application process. 

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility - Remote Video Visitation with your Inmate

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility uses the services of jailfunds.com (VendEngine) for you to schedule and visit your inmate via remote video visitation from your home or the jail lobby.

There is a fee if you choose to visit from 'home', however the remote video visit is FREE if you use the kiosk in Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility's lobby.

You can ‘video visit’ your inmate one of three ways:

  • Visit from your home computer.
  • Visit from the JailFunds VendEngine Kiosk in the jail lobby.
  • Visit by using the JailFunds iphone or Android app

Go here to Schedule a Visit  (You must be logged in to schedule a visit).
Visitation scheduled times vary depending on inmate's schedule, meals, security reasons and the availability of the inmate's visitation machine in the jail.

What is the cost to do remote video visitation?
Paid Remote Visits
Having a remote visit from your Home or app, the cost of each 20-25 minute ‘friends and family remote visit’ will be approximately $7.95 plus tax.
FREE Remote Visits
Visitors can also choose to come to the jail and video chat with an inmate via the JailFunds/VendEngine kiosk in the lobby. The video visit on-site at the jail is FREE.

You can deposit money four different ways:

  • Deposit online at jailfunds.com.
  • Deposit at the kiosk in the jail lobby.
  • Deposit over the phone 24/7 at 855-836-3364
  • Deposit through their iOS or Android app.

Attorney Visits only!  < (Lawyers, go here)

jailfunds.com Help
24/7 Customer Service - 855-836-3364
Frequently Asked Questions
Online Contact Form

Who Can Visit an Inmate in Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility

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 Calcasieu Parish 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 337-491-3706 to ask specific questions about this policy or click here for any updates to this policy.

It is likely that the Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility will deny visitation to anyone with a past felony conviction regardless of probation/parole status. Call 337-491-3706 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 Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility reserves the right to deny any person the right to enter the jail it chooses and for any reason.

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility Visitation Dress Code

The Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility staff will 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 337-491-3706 to ask specific questions about the Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility 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 337-491-3706 or click here to go to the jail's official website for additional Rules regarding Calcasieu Parish Work Release Facility visitation.

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