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

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




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




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.