Minutes of the monthly IFC meetings 
Visiting Information 
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Condemned Visiting Subcommittee


CDCR visiting info. phone line 1 800 374-8474


Resources - These are important links and phone numbers for visiting information.

To CANCEL APPOINTMENTS at San Quentin: 415 454-1460 x 5813

CDCR statewide visiting information phone line: 1 800 374-8474

Links on the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) webpage:

• CDCR General Statewide Visitation pageGo to the source! General information and guidelines. How to send money, inmate phone calls, packages and approved vendors and more.

• CDCR San Quentin State Prison page. General information, institution statistics, visiting and directions, press releases, news, etc.

• Pending Changes to Department Rules. Public information about current CDCR regulations and proposed changes, from the CDCR Regulation and Policy Management Branch page. Keep informed - participate in public hearings.

IFC Webpages

The Inmate Family Council (IFC), at Valley State Prison for Women in Chowchilla, California has an extensive webpage with information and links of interest to visitors at VSPW and elsewhere. Rather than attempt to duplicate their work, we suggest you visit them directly.

Another big page - Solano Inmate Family Council

Statewide Inmate Family Councils, webpages, newsletters and information listed on the VSPW webpage. Locate or contact IFC's at other institutions.