Any form of communication from a prisoners
point of view is a good thing a letter an email a visit however a phone call gives them that chance to get support from their
friends and family there and then right away without having to wait for the letter to arrive or the email to be checked by
is why here at Prison Phone we have made it our mission to keep both you and your loved ones connected via the telephone even
when you are not at home.
you know the cost of a mobile phone call from the prison pay phone costs on average 37.5p per minute that's
£3.75 for just a ten minute call. With our service that same call will only charge the prisoner a maximum
of just £1 ( 10p per minute) and would cost the friend or family member receiving the call 70p meaning the prisoners
spends within the prison can last much longer and their family doesn't need to send in as much money for the prisoners
pins phone credit each week.
be proven in various studies that increased family contact whilst a prisoner is in custody can dramatically reduce the chance
of them re-offending upon release therefore hopefully putting an end to the vicious cycle some prisoners find themselves
Our service providing
cheaper phone calls for prisoners, supports them in a number of ways. It can change the mood of a prisoner from having
a really hard emotional day to making things a bit more manageable, because for those ten minutes they can be right back
at home with you laughing and joking with the children whilst they are at the park or just helping to emotionally support
the wife and family they have left at home.
Prison should not be a place where the prisoner is cut off from the rest of the world just because
they have made a mistake and we are doing our bit by helping them to stay in touch with family with cheaper and longer phone
calls from prison.