Family Day

Family Day

Friday, April 26, 2019, 9:00 am

Georgia Northwestern Technical College Floyd County Campus 1 Maurice Culberson Drive Rome, Ga. 30161

Georgia Northwestern Technical College
Floyd County Campus
1 Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, Ga. 30161

Georgia Department of Corrections will have a meeting on April 26, 2019 for family members and significant others of offenders incarcerated in the Georgia prison system. The purpose of this meeting is for family members to meet with Departmental representatives and discuss issues concerning the incarceration of their love one(s). Offenders are responsible for notifying anyone on their APPROVED VISITATION LIST who may want to attend this meeting.

What you need to know:

1) How should you prepare for Family Day?

  • Prior to arriving, consider what questions you might have and write them down.

2) What should you expect when you arrive?

  • Check-in at Building A; please have your ID and the offender’s GDC number readily available
  • GDC will have security procedures in place; to ensure fast processing, please only bring what is necessary (i.e.
    pen, paper, ID, keys)
  • Family or significant others must be on the offender’s approved visitation list
  • GDC will issue color-coded numbers, corresponding to the individual/section with whom you wish to speak

3) Physical Assistance

  • The event location is handicapped accessible and all spaces are on one floor; however, be prepared to walk or
    stand for extended periods of time. Handicapped parking is limited.

4) Recommended attire

  • We recommend wearing comfortable clothing and shoes. There is a possibility you will be walking or standing for
    extended periods of time.

5) Time with GDC representative

  • In order to ensure we are able to address the concerns of as many individuals as possible, please try to limit your
    time spent with a GDC representative to 10 minutes, if possible.

Those who would like to speak with the Commissioner will be required to sign up for an appointment upon arrival.
Scheduling will be based on first come, first serve, and appointment times are limited so he can see as many people as
possible