What do you do ?
|Our office is the focal point and coordinator of the sacramental pastoral care for adult Catholics who find themselves incarcerated in the 26 State prisons, 10 County jails, 1 Federal facility, INS detention and numerous city jails within the boundaries of the Archdiocese.|
|If you have internet access you go to www.tdcj.state.tx.us, click on general info, click on find prison unit, click on unit name; or go to our link page where you will find the address for TDCJ. If you do not have computer access, you may call 936-407-2169 for location information.|
|For those who have loved ones in a Texas state prison, and have internet access, go to www.tdcj.state.us; click on general info, click on general offender info, follow instructions. One of the options is to use the on-line search for an offender. You will need to know the person's exact date of birth, and/or TDCJ ID number.
For loved ones in the Harris County Jail, go to www.jims.hctx.net/sopublic/and insert the required information. If you still have difficulty locating your loved one, please call us at 713-741-8732.
|TDCJ has a list of approved, non-contract transitional facilities. Our office has a copy of this list and will share the information with you. Call 713-741-8732 and discuss the housing information that is available.|
|There are several ways to help.