Lafayette is home to the Lafayette Parish Work Release. This prison facility serves Lafayette and other cities in the Lafayette County area areas. To visit an inmate at Lafayette Parish Work Release, you'll need to travel to Lafayette, LA, 70501-6730 in Lafayette. The address is 410 W Vermilion St. It's important to verify the location of your inmate before traveling.
Prisons in LA like Lafayette Parish Work Release can often make it difficult and costly for inmates to call the outside. Some prisons charge over $10 a minute to make a long distance phone call. The best way to avoid these fees is to set up a local phone number that will ring your phone number(s) no matter where you live. Securtel.us provides this service and you can reach them at inmate calls. To send mail to an inmate you can visit send postcards. Once you are able to communicate with your inmate, you can start making plans for visitation. There are many types of prison facility in LA. City Jails, County Jails, State Jails and State Penitentiaries. Each will have it's own rules and times for visitation, calls and mail.
Lafayette Parish Work Release is a County Jail. It's important to know the type of prison facility because this will largely determine what is permitted. Everything in prison costs money. Soap, toothpaste, phone calls and stamps and envelopes must all be purchased at the commissary. Step one is to get set up with phone service so you can communicate. Then you can learn what an inmate needs and how to properly send it.
Lafayette Parish Work Release is in the CST time zone. So make adjustments in your call times if you aren't in that same timezone. It's important for prison families to help each other to help their loved ones inside and out. By sharing information about Lafayette Parish Work Release with other families, it will help them avoid mistakes and confusion that no one needs or wants.
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