Jackson County Youth Center Inmate Mail

Jackson County Youth Center Inmate Mail

When mailing a letter or postcard to an inmate, please address your mail as follows:

Juvenile's first and last name
Jackson County Youth Center
930 Fleming Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202

All mail sent to an inmate at the Jackson County Youth Center must include the sender's name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and your letter destroyed.

Main Phone: 517-788-4460

The information below provides complete instructions regarding the Jackson County Youth Center Inmate Mail Policies, Mail Instructions, what type of mail is NOT allowed, Rules for Mailing letters, photos, postcards, emailing an inmate, magazines, newspapers, books and packages to Jackson County Youth Center in Jackson, Michigan.

Follow these instructions exactly to help ensure that your inmate receives his/her mail and not have it thrown away.

The Jackson County Youth Center has a zero-tolerance policy regarding mail violations.

How to address your Inmate's Postcard or Envelope

Inmate's First and Last Name
Juvenile's first and last name
Jackson County Youth Center
930 Fleming Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202

All mail sent to an inmate at the Jackson County Youth Center must include the senders name and mailing address in the top left corner of the envelope or postcard.

Failure to include your return address will most likely result in your mail NOT being delivered and discarded.

To confirm the mailing address and/or any new policies regarding inmate mail call 517-788-4460 or check the most recent updates on the jail's website by going here.

How to Send a Text or Email Message to an Inmate in Jackson County Youth Center

To send a text or email message to a Jackson County inmate, do the following:

Jackson County Youth Center uses Securus eMessaging for Inmate Email.

Register here. (You are already registered if you signed up with Securus for 'Phone' or 'Remote Visitation' in Jackson County or any jail or prison in the country).
Steps: 
1.  Sign up for eMessaging
2. Find your Jackson County inmate.
3. Purchase a book of Securus ‘stamps’.
4. Type & Send message.

For all Jackson County information for sending secure messages to an inmate in Jackson County Youth Center, including instructions, video examples, fees, limits, tablet rentals and more, check out out Text/Email an Inmate Page.


 

How to Schedule and Visit an Inmate in Jackson County Youth Center

To schedule and set up a visit, either at-the-jail or remotely from your home, follow these instructions:

  • Register and/or log in.
  • Select Jackson County Youth Center, then your inmate.
  • Review the days, available hours and the cost of remote and on-site visits in Jackson County.
  • Schedule your visit.

To get more complete instructions, and understand visit lengths, times, locations, fees and all the other rules including children, dress codes and more, check out or Visit Inmate Page.
NOTE: All visits are recorded and whatever you say and do will be monitored. It is best to never discuss sensitive information regarding your inmate's pending case.


 

How an Inmate Makes a Phone Call to You or Others from Jackson County Youth Center

To set up a phone account so that your inmate can call you from Jackson County do the following:

1. Enroll in an account with Securus Technologies.

2. Choose one of three account types, Securus Debit, Advance Connect or Direct Bill.
3. Choose [facility_name_1}, then connect with your inmate.
4. If you have any questions, call Securus: 972-734-1111 or 800-844-6591.

To find out fees, how to's, calling times, limits on phone calls and other systems Securus has do that you can communicate with your Jackson County inmate, check out our Inmate Phone Page.
NOTE: All of your inmate's phone calls are recorded and stored. It is advised not to discuss their pending case.