Welcome to the Prison Talk Online Community! Take a Minute and Sign Up Today!






Go Back   Prison Talk > U.S. REGIONAL FORUMS > CALIFORNIA > California Prison-Specific Forums > Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) - California
Register Entertainment FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) - California Topic and discussion specific to Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) in Coalinga, California.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-13-2013, 02:48 AM
MarMar916's Avatar
MarMar916 MarMar916 is offline
Registered User
 

Join Date: May 2013
Location: California
Posts: 44
Thanks: 32
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default Hardship Transfer

Hello everyone and warm regards,

I'm new to PTO and PV. My son just transferred down to PV, but I'd like to get him closer to home and near his family as I'm sure we all want that for our loved ones.

My father has cancer and my son has the supporting documentation from the doctors. Does anyone know about a hardship transfer or is there such a privilege?
If so Id like to learn them to have my son begin the process.

The weird thing is his counselor gave him two choices, Solano or Mule Creek and he ends up at neither. What's up with that?!

Thank you much,

Mar Mar
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 12-13-2013, 07:29 AM
HardHeadedWoman's Avatar
HardHeadedWoman HardHeadedWoman is offline
California Dreaming

Easter Egg Hunt 2013 - Participant 

 

Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 3,363
Thanks: 366
Thanked 1,474 Times in 750 Posts
Default

They move them to facilities depending on what level they are or any special needs, with bed space. You can request a hardship transfer but they are hard to get as the system could care less. I have a loved one that was 5 hours away from home. there was a prison 45 minutes from home and his same security level. he had to wait for his yearly review before he could request the transfer even with documents of his father being in bad health. he got his transfer but still not where he wanted. It was closer(3hr drive) and his father passed away and he never got to see him again. good luck
__________________



Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-13-2013, 11:07 AM
Nica's Avatar
Nica Nica is offline
Soy Su Mil~Colores ❤️
 

Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: His❤️
Posts: 2,253
Thanks: 26
Thanked 1,279 Times in 791 Posts
Default

I'm sorry it's always hard when we a have a member of our family ill. We indeed would love to have our LO's near us, however It's unfortunate CDCr doesn't see it that way. His best shot will be at his annual review.

Good luck and blessings to you and yours.
__________________
WE never stop Believin' as long as we have God, Hope, Faith, & each other...

Last edited by Nica; 12-13-2013 at 11:13 AM..
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-16-2013, 07:43 PM
MarMar916's Avatar
MarMar916 MarMar916 is offline
Registered User
 

Join Date: May 2013
Location: California
Posts: 44
Thanks: 32
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default

Hello-
Thank you for taking the time to reply to my post. I can understand how the system could care less and that there are so many other inmates in the same situation with hardships. I'm just learning the ropes around here so I'm sure I'll be back with more questions if I don't find the answers in the threads. I realize the threads are a great avenue for help but I know things get buried so I may post a question someone has asked so please bear with me.

HHW, I'm sorry to hear about your loved one being so far away.
Nica, thanks for the heads up about the annual review.

Much appreciated!

Thank you,
MarMar
xoxo
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:09 AM.
Copyright © 2001- 2017 Prison Talk Online
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Website Design & Custom vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media
Message Board Statistics