UPDATE: 07/01/2021 - Due to the new lockdown measures across England, social visits at this prison are suspended until further notice..

Purple Visits video calls will be available during this period. 

Take a look at other ways to keep in touch with your loved one while visits are suspended.

For more information, support and advice on all aspects of the justice system, you can contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline on 0808 808 2003 (9am – 8pm Monday to Friday and 10am – 3pm at the weekend).

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Address:

HMP Wakefield

5 Love Lane

Wakefield

West Yorkshire

WF2 9AG

Currently, Partners of Prisoners (POPs) deliver visitor services at HMP Wakefield. 

Visits information can be found on their website, the Ministry of Justice website or you can ring the main switchboard on 01924 612 000.

Remember, there are other ways to contact your loved ones:

You can also contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline for advice, information and support on all aspects of the criminal justice system:

  • Call 0808 808 2003 (9am – 8pm Monday to Friday and 10am – 3pm at the weekend)
  • Email the team on [email protected]