Manson Youth Institution

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Updated on: February 14, 2021

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Location 42 Jarvis Street, Cheshire, CT, 06410
Official Website

The Manson Youth Institution is commonly known as one of the mixed custody facilities that is situated in Connecticut.

The Manson Youth Institution is a facility that will hold short term alongside transient offenders in Cheshire.

The correctional facility is named after Connecticut’s state district judge. As of 2019, the Manson Youth Institution can house up to 544 offenders. The Manson Youth Institution will only house adult male inmates.

Most of the inmates who call Manson Youth Institution home are inmates that are non-violent and are at low risk. To be quite honest nearly all the inmates in the Manson Youth Institution will be released in about 6 months’ time.

The Manson Youth Institution will provide inmates with the following:

  • Educational Programs

  • Substance Abuse Education

  • Job Skill

  • Employment Preparation

  • Cognitive Intervention

  • Prisoner Reentry Initiative Programming

Manson Youth Institution — General Information

Facility Name Manson Youth Institution
Facility Type State Prison
Address 42 Jarvis Street, Cheshire, CT, 06410
Capacity 544
Facility Type Juvenile
City Cheshire
Postal Code 6410
State Connecticut
County New Haven County
Official Website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Yes, you may send inmates mail and packages. You will need to follow protocol when sending items to an inmate. The main thing is to always have your return address on every piece of mail that you send.

Sending Money

Need to figure out how to send money to an inmate in the Manson Youth Institution? You must look no further. You can use JPay to help give inmate funds that they requested. This will take all a few minutes to do and the inmates will have access to the money instantly after you finish the transaction on your end.

Phone calls

All calls are monitored and will be capped at 15-minutes. Please do not try and call the inmate when they are in the Manson Youth Institution. You will not be able to get in contact with them.


Inmates in the Manson Youth Institution are permitted to have visitors. Visitors are more than welcome to come on the weekends between the hours of 8 am to 5 pm.

You should note that an inmate is only allowed to receive one visit each weekend. These visits are permitted to last up to 2 hours if the space and time will allow.

You should also keep in mind that the inmate’s status and classification will ultimately decide if he will be allowed to have a contact or no contact visit.

When visiting please keep all your personal belongings in your vehicle and only bring your driver’s license with you.

Visiting Hours

Saturday: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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