HMP Brixton

Switchboard: 0208 588 6000

Worried or concerned about a loved one?

If you have concerns about the safety or wellbeing of a man in HMP Brixton, call the safer custody hotline. Leave as much information as possible about the resident and your concerns, as well as your contact details. You may not receive a callback but the resident may be asked to contact you if appropriate. Telephone: 0208 588 6156.

How to keep in touch:

If you have a loved one in HMP Brixton you can email them via email a prisoner.

Visiting information:

Visiting HMP Brixton or need to know how to book a visit? You can find out visiting information here.

You can also contact the Prison Advice and Care Trust (PACT) Family Workers at HMP Brixton directly by emailing

More information:

For more information, support and advice on all aspects of the justice system, you can contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline on 0808 808 2003 (9am – 8pm Monday to Friday and 10am – 3pm at the weekend).

Children Heard and Seen supports children, young people and their families, who are impacted by parental imprisonment. If you would like to find out more about their services, you can contact them here: