Wasco State Prison is located in Wasco, a city located in Kern County, CA that serves as the prison facility for Kern County and surrounding areas. In order to visit inmates at Wasco State Prison, you'll be traveling to Wasco, CA, 93280-7515 in Kern. The address of this facility is listed as 701 Scofield Ave. But it's important that you verify that your inmate is at this location before making travel arrangements.
Calling inmates can be costly. Some prisons charge inmates up to $14 a minute for long-distance calls. To avoid these fees, set up a local phone number that rings at your phone number(s) no matter where you live. GlobalTel.com can provide local numbers that won't have to pay any extra for long distance. You can reach them at inmate calls
. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards
. Always talk with your inmate to learn the hours they are permitted to make phone calls or receive visitors. Facilities like Wasco State Prison have rules for sending mail and restrictions on the days and times allowed for visitation, Facilities in CA each have different rules that you'll be required to follow. So don't assume they are the same as each other.
Prisons and jails today charge for everything. You can expect to pay for soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps, books and even paper are all provided for a fee that is often many times higher than the price paid in the free world. Setting up an economical phone service so you can communicate without long distance charges is the first step. Then you should ask your inmate what else they will need and how you can properly send it.
Prison families can do a lot to help each other and their inmates in Wasco State Prison by sharing information about this facility with other families. We make that easy. Take a moment to share your experiences at Wasco State Prison. Everything from suggestions about the best places to stay to the most helpful local organizations can be valuable to others.