Essex Transitional Program, NJ Prison Inmates
- New Jersey Department of Corrections
- New Jersey
- Postal Code
- Essex County
- Phone Number
- 973-648-7078, 973-648-7082
- State Prison
- 461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107
About Essex Transitional Program
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The Essex Transitional Program is actually located 184 feet below sea level, making it the lowest elevation of a prison. All security levels from minimum to maximum security are at the Essex Transitional Program. There are academic programs that can help an inmate earn his GED, and there are vocational programs to help an inmate prepare for reentering society.
You can either call the Essex Transitional Program visitor Information Line at 973-648-7078, 973-648-7082 or search for an inmate online by clicking here.
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Sending a Mail/Care Package
There are a few different buildings on site that an inmate can reside at. After you know what facility the inmate is located at, send the mail to the appropriate address listed here, making sure you include the inmate’s Name and New Jersey DOC number:
Essex Transitional Program, 461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107
Facility B, 461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107
If sending money by mail, send it to:
461-63 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107
You can send money a few different ways, either with a certified check, money order, personal check, or cashier's check. Certified check will get the money fastest to the inmate at the Essex Transitional Program. The other options can be held for up to 30 days, so the inmate would not have access to the money in that timeframe.
Inmates at the Essex Transitional Program cannot receive phone calls, but they can call you with a prepaid account or by calling collect at the expense of the recipient of the phone call.
To set up a prepaid an account for an inmate, use Global Tel*link. Set up an account by calling them at 973-648-7078, 973-648-7082.
Inmates at the Essex Transitional Program will be allowed to make phone calls for up to 15 minutes at a time, and phones are available to inmates during daytime hours. Any phone call will likely be monitored and recorded.
There might be a line, so get there early. Inmates at the Essex Transitional Program can also receive visits on New Year's day, July 4th, Thanksgiving and Christmas day. You can schedule an appointment by going online here.
To read more about the visitation process, read the regulations listed here.
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.