HMYOI Hindley

Hindley Visitor Centre from behind deskThe POPS’ Visitor Centre at HMYOI Hindley is small but perfectly formed and has a warm and friendly atmosphere. Support is available to families from POPS’ staff in the visitor centre who have strong working relationships with other local organisations including Barnardo’s, Gingerbread and APVU and Bernardos.Hindley Visitor Centre - from entrance)

Themed family days take place throughout the year. We also have activities for pensioners in the local community inviting them to Christmas lunch and Jubilee parties and a newly introduced family forum.

HMYOI Hindley is a Young Offenders and Adult Male Category C establishment.

Before your visit make sure you download POPS’ 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW information sheet. This includes information on how to book a visit at HMP Hindley, travel directions, and other essential information.

More information can be found in our Visitor Information Booklet.

Important Numbers

Booking Line: 01942 663492
Visitor Centre: 01942 663187
Prison Switchboard: 01942 663100

Visitor Centre Opening Times

Monday – Sunday 12.30pm – 4.30pm

Visiting Times:

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Sunday:     
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45
14:15 – 15.45

Financial Assistance with Visiting

If you qualify to receive help with your finances such as benefits, you may be able to recoup all or part of the cost of your travel expenses.

Find out more

Click here to complete an application form

Safer Custody

If you have concerns about someone in prison please call 01942 663 294. This is a confidential 24 hour hotline. If no-one is available to take your call please leave a message and someone will return your call at the earliest opportunity.

Concerns may also be brought to the attention of POPS’ staff for follow up.