Blair County Prison

Blair County Prison, PA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: April 1, 2021
State
Pennsylvania
City
Hollidaysburg
Postal Code
16648
County
Blair County
Phone Number
814-693-3155
Location
419 Market Square Alley, Hollidaysburg, PA, 16648

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The Blair County Prison started out in 1984. During the first few decades of operation, the Blair County Prison could comfortably house no more than 245 inmates at one time.

Then in the early 2000s, the Blair County Prison underwent many expansions that increased how many inmates they can house. As of right now, the Blair County Prison can comfortably house up to 183 inmates. All inmates who are housed in the Blair County Prison were arrested throughout Blair County by law enforcement.

The Blair County Prison offers many programs. These programs include the following, but not limited to:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous

  • Religious Service Groups

  • Narcotics Anonymous

  • Basic Education Classes

  • GED Prep

Blair County Sheriffs Office

Address
423 Allegheny Street, Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, 16648
Phone
814-693-3100
Fax
814-695-4737
Website
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Sending a Mail/Care Package

First and foremost, inmates are permitted to send and receive letters while they are in Blair County Prison.

You can also send inmates clothing as well. What kind of clothing you may ask? The following articles of clothing will be accepted:

  • White Socks

  • Sports Bras (for women)

  • Underwear

  • White Thermal Shirts

  • White Thermal Pants

  • White T-Shirts

When sending clothing to an inmate, you will need to send it from an online retailer. These articles of clothing cannot come from your own personal address. If you ship the package from your own address, it will be refused.

You will also need to ensure your name and the inmate’s name is on the package as well. You can mail the package to the following address:

Blair County Corrections

419 Market Square Alley, Hollidaysburg, PA, 16648

Sending Money

To deposit money into an inmate's phone account or their commissary account, you will need to create an account with PayTel.

You can deposit money online or you can come on down to the Blair County Prison and use the kiosk that is conveniently located in the lobby. The lobby will accept cash, credit, and debit card payments.

Phone calls

The Blair County Prison used Paytel for their phone service.

What does this mean for you?

You do not have to worry about collect calls, like the old days. Of course, the inmate will have the opportunity to make a collect call, if needed as well.

But, with the Blair County Prison using Paytel you will have an easier time keeping up to date with when their phone account needs money, how the money is being used, and who the inmate is calling.

Inmates in the Blair County Prison will only be permitted to have a 15-minute in length phone call, so everyone gets a chance to use the telephones.

Visitation

The Blair County Prison knows you need some face to face time with your loved one who is in their custody.

Therefore, the Blair County Prison permits you to have two free lobby visits per calendar week. However, you will only be able to cash in on one per day. These free visits will only last 15 minutes in length.

You will be required to schedule your visit with a minimum of 24 hours in advance. The scheduled visit will then have to be confirmed by the inmate prior to it being set in stone.

All on-site visits at the Blair County Prison will happen on Friday between the hours of 1 pm to 4 pm or during the weekend (Saturday and Sunday) between the hours of 8 am to 11 am and then again during 1 pm to 4 pm.

You should also know that you will not have any contact with the inmate. All visitation at the Blair County Prison is strictly through video calls. This is known as a non-contact visit.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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