Blair County Juvenile Detention

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Updated on: February 7, 2021

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Location 100 Grant Avenue, Altoona, PA, 16602
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Altoona, Pennsylvania is home to the Blair County Juvenile Detention. The facility is classified as a medium-security detention center that can house both men and women offenders.

Blair County Juvenile Detention — General Information

Facility Name Blair County Juvenile Detention
Facility Type County Jail
Address 100 Grant Avenue, Altoona, PA, 16602
Capacity 8
Facility Type Juvenile
City Altoona
Postal Code 16602
State Pennsylvania
County Blair County
Official Website

Blair County Sheriffs Office

Address 423 Allegheny Street, Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, 16648
Phone 814-693-3100
Fax 814-695-4737
Email [email protected]
Website website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

One of the few things that an inmate can do while they are in the Blair County Juvenile Detention is to send and receive letters. There is no limit on how many letters an inmate can send.

If an inmate runs out of writing paper, pens, or anything else, they will be required to purchase these things from the commissary. You, the family or friends will not be permitted to send them these items.

Sending Money

In the Blair County Juvenile Detention, you will find a prison canteen or also known as the commissary, In the Commissary, you will be able to purchase items such as the following:

  • Entertainment items

  • Personal hygiene products

  • Clothing

  • Snacks

  • Beverages

  • Phone minutes

To send money to an inmate, all funds will be required to be in the form of a money order. Please make sure all money orders have the appropriate inmate information on them.

Phone calls

The Blair County Juvenile Detention uses the Global Tel Link or GTL for short. Global Tel Link is a prepaid service in which inmates can opt in to use, so they are not limited in who they can call.

The only other option that inmates have in the Blair County Juvenile Detention is to call collect, but when calling collect inmates will be limited into not being permitted to call people who have a mobile phone.


Are you looking to visit your loved one who is sitting behind bars in the Blair County Juvenile Detention? If so, you are in luck, the Blair County Juvenile Detention does permit visitors. You will need to get in contact with them to find out their most current visitation schedule.

However, when going to the Blair County Juvenile Detention for visitation, please remember that everyone in your party will need to have the proper photo identification to be allowed into the visitation area.

Visiting Hours

Monday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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