Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg Inmate Search and Prison Information

Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg

618-252-8681

1201 West Poplar PO Box 300, Harrisburg, IL, 62946

https://www.illinois.gov/idjj/pages/harrisburg_iyc.aspx

Situated in Harrisburg, Illinois is home to the Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg.

The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg is classified as a medium and minimum-security state facility. The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg is designed to hold over 300 inmates.

The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg only houses adult male inmates.

You should note that the Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg is composed of a few different multi-story buildings. The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg is nestled on 52 acres of land. The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg has six-story tower. This six-story tower is where the inmates are housed.

You should note that the inmates are housed in multiple people cell blocks. However, those inmates who are dangerous or at a security risk will be housed in one of the 48 single cells located in the administrative segregation unit.

The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg comes equipped with a medical facility. The medical facility will treat inmate’s health issues. The medical facility also has an on-site dental clinic as well.

The Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg has a top-notch program known as the New Direction. This program is a 28-day intensive treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.

Illinois Youth Center – Harrisburg — General Information

Facility Name Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 300
Address 1201 West Poplar PO Box 300, Harrisburg, IL, 62946
Phone 618-252-8681
City Harrisburg
Postal Code 62946
State Illinois
County Saline County
Official Website https://www.illinois.gov/idjj/pages/harrisburg_iyc.aspx

Sending a Mail/Care Package

You will be permitted to communicate with an inmate in the Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg through letters.

Inmates can send you letters. You can send inmates letters.

You can also send inmates books, photographs, newspapers, and even magazines as well. All books will need to be new and paperback. These items will be required to be sent to the facility from the publisher or bookstore.

Keep in mind that everything that you send to the Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg will also be opened and examined prior to the correctional staff giving it to the inmate it is addressed to. The Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg does this to ensure nothing is coming in the facility that should not be.

Sending Money

The Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg uses JPay.

What is JPay you may ask?

JPay is a website and/or software where it allows the family and friends to easily deposit money into the account within a few minutes.

You should note that the JPay also will incur a fee when you use their service. You will also be able to deposit money by calling JPay as well.

Phone calls

Phone calls are the best time of the day for inmates. Phone calls at the Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg are going to be capped at 15-minutes.

The Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg wants to ensure that every offender has every chance to use the phone.

All outgoing calls from the Illinois Youth Center - Harrisburg will be recorded and monitored for safety.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Directions

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