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Welcome! The Texas Prison Support forum is a volunteer resource and is in no way part of, or affilliated to, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. We cannot answer specific questions about individual inmates or circumstances, but we can help you find the information you need. This section is for information about this forum, general alerts and state-wide TDCJ information. Some sections of the forum can be viewed by unregistered guests. All other sections can only be viewed by registered forum members.

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on August 06, 2016, 01:22:40 pm

No New Posts Intake and Orientation

Information on what happens to inmates as they leave county jail and catch the chain to their first TDCJ intake facility, and what you can expect while the inmate is processed through the orientation period.

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Information on TDCJ Prisons, and what to expect when an inmate enters the main TDCJ system.

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Information on who can register, how to register, costs and payments.

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Last post by sunrayswench
in Re: cell phones
on February 11, 2017, 12:52:36 am

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Information on when and where to visit, inmate visitor lists, clothing rules and what to expect when visiting an inmate in TDCJ.

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Last post by sunrayswench
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on February 11, 2017, 12:46:55 am

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Information on traditional mail and emails to inmates; what to send, what not to send, etc.

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Last post by CharliesMomma
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on January 13, 2017, 11:03:45 am

No New Posts Money and Commissary

Information about how to add money to an inmate's Trust Fund account, and the TDCJ eComm online commissary system.

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Last post by sunrayswench
in Q4 spend limit for eComm...
on November 28, 2015, 12:36:56 am

No New Posts Inmate Health (mental and physical)

Information on UTMB and Hospital Galveston, satellite medical conferencing, the inmate medical services charge, mental and physical health issues for inmates in TDCJ, dental health, geriatric and hospice care.

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Last post by sunrayswench
in TDCJ inmate health check...
on June 22, 2014, 01:24:27 am

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