Ford Prison Family Support Services
At HMP Ford Spurgeons run special children's visits, family days and parenting courses for dads in prison. Spurgeons staff (based in the Visitors Centre) and our partner organisations will be on hand before, during and after your visit to offer advice and support.
''The staff have been welcoming and helpful.''
''The staff treat us with respect, love and care.''
Important Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update
The Gov.uk website has put together some frequently asked questions and responses relating to friends and family of prisoners during the coronavirus outbreak.
There is a car park for visitors at the prison which includes spaces for Blue Badge holders.
The visitors centre is wheelchair accessible.
Download a printable copy of our visitors information leaflet for Ford Prison Family Services
Safer Custody Team
If you are concerned about someone in HMP Ford you can contact the Safer Custody Team on the number below.
Offering a Helping Hand
Read our guide to supporting those affected by IPP sentences
Our family days are a way for children to connect with their parent in prison
Top Tips for Families
Read our guide to supporting a child with a parent in prison
Support services and useful links for families affected by imprisonment
Volunteering at can be a great way to support prisoners and families affected by imprisonment as well as the local community.
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