The Easiest Way to Connect With an Inmate at Alger Correctional Facility
Connecting with an inmate in Alger Correctional Facility can be a complex process. Every prison has its own rules on what you can write to a prisoner and how to send it. Similarly, inmate visitation is different in every prison too. Even how you address a letter to an inmate may vary.
Luckily DoNotPay can help no matter why you're writing letters to an inmate. Whether you are family to the inmate or prison pen-pals, DoNotPay makes contacting the inmate you want to talk to a snap. This guide will talk about the correctional facility, how to write to an inmate at that correctional facility, and how DoNotPay can make it easier and faster to send a letter to that prison.
Alger Correctional Facility Contact Information
The Alger Correctional Facility (LMF) is located in the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan in Alger County. The prison houses adult men. Opened in 1990, the Michigan Department of Corrections and the warden is Sarah Schroeder operate the prison.
|Physical address||Alger Correctional Facility
N6141 Industrial Park Drive
Munising, MI 49862
|Phone number||(906) 387-5000|
How to Contact Inmates at Alger Correctional Facility
There are various ways to contact an inmate at Kilby Correctional Facility.
- Write them using the inmate's address as Inmate Name, ID Number Alger Correctional Facility P.O. Box 600 Munising, MI 49862
- Visiting days and times for inmates at Alger Correctional Facility will depend on the inmates' level. Visit the Michigan Department of Corrections website here for the latest visiting hours.
- Inmates can only make outgoing collect and prepaid calls through an approved third-party vendor. Prisoners can have up to 20 people on their personal allowed numbers list (PAN for short). The phone service provider for Michigan is PCS, which is operated by Global Tel Link (GTL for short). You can set up your AdvancePay GTL account over the phone by calling 1-855-466-2832 or visiting their website.
How to Send Money to Alger Correctional Facility Inmates
The easiest way to send money at Alger Correctional Facility is via the GTL Connect Network with their Trust Fund service. After creating a Connect Network account and selecting Alger Correctional Facility and your inmate to add to your account, you can deposit money into his Trust Fund (commissary) account at any time. Deposit amounts vary, but the most common denominations are between $10 and $100.
How to Send Packages to Alger Correctional Facility Inmates
You can send packages directly to the prison or use several third-party organizations that ship packages to prisons.
Steps to Take Before Writing to a Prisonert
Here are a few things to keep in mind before writing to a prisoner.
- Know where they are located
- Rates may be more expensive than average if you call them
- DoNotPay's "Connect with an inmate" can help you find an inmate quickly and easily.
Difficulties You May Have Contacting Loved One in Alger Correctional Facility
You may encounter several difficulties trying to contact your loved ones at Alger Correctional Facility.
- You likely live very far away from Alger County
- The drive can be long and tiresome
- Visiting a loved one can be very emotional
- Visiting days and hours are constantly in flux at Alger, and visitation rights depend on a prisoner's level, which can also change
- Phone calls are through GTL Connect Network are expensive
- Mail routing is complex as you need to know the inmate's ID number, and mail is often lost in the shuffle or denied
Get in Touch With Your Loved Ones via DoNotPay
DoNotPay is the easiest way to contact your loved ones in Alger Correctional Facility. The feature is called connect with an inmate. You will need the inmate ID or booking number, the name of the prison, and the unit the inmate is located in.
DoNotPay Can Help You Locate Your Imprisoned Friend
DoNotPay can help you locate your imprisoned friend as well as contact them.
- Locate the Connect With an Inmate service on DoNotPay.
- Choose whether you want to locate a loved one, create a virtual mailbox, or send a personalized letter.
- If you want us to find your loved one, provide his or her personal details and the state they are located in. We'll then conduct a search on the appropriate state database.
- If you want to create a virtual mailbox, just provide your full name! We'll set one up for you so you can easily receive incoming mail from your loved one.
- If sending a personalized letter, tell us which facility your loved one is located in and what you would like to say to them. You can even include a photo! Your letter will be delivered automatically - just wait 10 days for it to arrive to your loved one!
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Join DoNotPay today to stay in touch with your loved ones at LMF!