Video Calls with Family for Children in Custody ‘Purple Visits’ – Youth Custody Service (January 2021)

Summary: Attached below is a short information sheet for children in custody explaining ‘purple visits’ to them, which are video calls with family members 




  • support children to access video calls with family members, where appropriate.



Description of programme/intervention/tool:

Youth Custody Service have created a short information sheet to explain to children what a ‘purple visit’ is and some of the benefits of such a visit.  Purple visits are video calls to help children stay in touch with their family members, which they can access at least once per month.