How to Connect With an Osborn Correctional Institution Inmate Fast

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How to Connect With an Inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution

Osborn Correctional Institution, formerly known as the Connecticut Correctional Institution-Somers, is a medium-security prison in Somers, Connecticut.

Getting in touch with an inmate in any prison facility can be hectic, given the many procedures you have to go through. That said, it's essential to still try to connect with inmates to help them feel like they still matter to those they love. DoNotPay can help you quickly connect with a loved one held at Osborn Correctional Institution. We simplify the long, tiresome process and help you locate your incarcerated loved one if they're transferred to a different facility.

Osborn Correctional Institution Contact Information

Osborn Correctional Institution is an all-male facility operating under the Unit Management System. The correctional center is managed by warden Jesus Guadarrama and Deputy wardens Richard Ortyl and Monica Vazquez.

General Contact Information for Osborn Correctional Institution

Physical AddressOsborn Correctional Institution

335 Bilton Rd

Somers, CT 06071

Phone Number+1 860-814-4600
Websitehttps://portal.ct.gov/DOC/Facility/Osborn-CI
Fax(860) 814-4826

How Can I Contact an Inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution?

Before attempting to contact an inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution, you must have the following details:

  • Inmate's full official name
  • CT DOC Inmate Number

Use the Department of Correction Inmate Information Search to find the CT DOC number.

You must be on the approved visitors’ list to visit an inmate through a video call or in person. To be on the list, fill in the visitors' application form, which can be mailed to you by the inmate, and drop it at the facility's reception.

You can connect with a loved one held at  Osborn Correctional Institution through the following methods:

1. Connect With an Inmate on Video Call

You can connect with an inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution using Microsoft Teams. You, however, should be on the approved visitor list.

Use your valid, official email address to schedule the video visit. The visits are free of charge and can accommodate up to 3 approved adult visitors. The visitors must provide their official identification documents and be screened and approved before the video.

2. Send a Letter to an Inmate

Inmates at Osborn Correctional Institute have unlimited access to sending and receiving letters. You can send a mail to your detained loved one through:

Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number

Osborn Correctional Institution

P.O. Box 100

Somers, CT 06071

3.  Connect With an Inmate Through a Phone Call

Inmates at Osborn Correctional Institution can make calls to up to 10 verified numbers. However, an inmate cannot receive any incoming calls. To communicate with an inmate via a phone call, you need a Securus account. You can set up your Securus account by calling 1-800-844-6591 or visiting the Securus website.

4. Offer the Inmate a Social Visit

To visit an inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution, schedule a visit through the Visit Request Form on the facility's website. Each visit should include two visitors and should last for 30 minutes.

Below is the general visitation schedule:

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Sundays8:30 am - 11:00 am

1:00 pm - 3:15 pm

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesdays1:00 pm - 3:15 pm

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Follow the following guidelines while making your visit:

  • Bring no phone or electrical gadgets into the facility
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled meeting time
  • Wear no revealing, seductive, or offensive clothing

What Is the Best Way to Send Money to an Osborn Correctional Institution Inmate?

Each prisoner in Osborn Correctional Institution has a commissary account where you can send them money. Before sending any money to an inmate commissary account, ensure that you have the following:

  • The Inmate's Name
  • The Inmate's CT DOC number

You can send money to an inmate in Osborn Correctional Institution in the following ways:

1. Deposit Funds Through the Mail

To send money through the mail, you need to mail an American money order, or a certified/cashier's check and a filled-in Inmate Trust Fund Remitter Form to:

Inmate Trust Fund

P.O. Box 290800

Wethersfield, CT 06129-0800

The money order or check should be payable to the inmate's name and ID number.

2. Deposit Funds to an Inmate’s Account by Walk In

Walk into any Money Gram location and send money to the inmate's account using the receive code 1222. You can use your debit or credit card to deposit at no cost.

3. Deposit Funds Over a Phone Call

You can call JPay at 1-800-574-5729 or Touchpay at 1-866-232-1899 and have a live agent direct you on how to deposit money into the inmate's account.

Can an Inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution Receive Any Packages?

Inmates at Osborn Correctional Institution can receive unlimited photos, books, and published magazines. To send photos, mail them independently or attach them to letters. The photo should not be instant or polaroid and should measure 4"x6". The photos should not contain any nudity, gang symbols, or other suggestive elements.

You can send books to an inmate at Osborn as long as they meet the following qualifications:

  • Pure paperback
  • New
  • Shipped direct from publishers
  • Contain no nudity or maps
  • Contains no suggestively harmful information

Send all photos and reading materials to:

Inmate Name, ID Number

Osborn Correctional Institution

P.O. Box 100

Somers, CT 06071

DoNotPay is The Stress-free Way to Connect With an Inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution

Connecting with an inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution takes a lot of time and requires you to go through various processes. To simplify the process of connecting with an inmate, use  DoNotPay.

Below are the steps on how to use the DoNotPay Connect With Inmate services:

  1. Locate the Connect With an Inmate service on DoNotPay.

     

  2. Choose whether you want to locate a loved one, create a virtual mailbox, or send a personalized letter.

     

  3. If you want us to find your loved one, provide their details and the state they are located in. We'll then conduct a search on the appropriate state database.

     

  4. If you want to create a virtual mailbox, just provide your full name. We'll set one up for you to easily receive incoming mail from your loved one.

     

  5. 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 ten days for it to arrive for your loved one.

     

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