Norwich Prison Family Support Services
At HMP Norwich Spurgeons run special children's visits, baby bonding visits, family days, parenting courses for dads in prison and the opportunity for dads to record a story onto a CD for their child. 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 really helped with worries I had and made me feel welcome, they helped explain prison life to me and the children.''
''I found the Spurgeons staff very helpful and caring''
''They are always willing to help answer any queries''
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.
Covid-19 visits update
Social and legal visits resumed at HMP Norwich from 28th July 2020 in a reduced manner. For more information read our Important information for visitors update.
Free parking is available at the prison. Please park in designated areas only.
The visitors centre is wheelchair accessible.
Safer Custody Team
If you are concerned about someone in HMP Norwich 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
Hear about how the StoryBook Dad programme works with fathers in prison
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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