Recovery Support Services
Family Enrichment Program
Visitation (Chattanooga location only)
The Next Door has several different opportunities that allow you to come and visit your family member or friend staying with us. Keep in mind that we are located on Moccasin Bend’s federally owned property. This means the facility must remain in compliance with federal law, and there are to be no firearms or tpbacco on the premises at all. Upon arrival you will need to leave all personal items in your car, including your cell phone. You may only bring your keys, ID, and dollar bills or change for the vending machines in the building with you.
Visitation times are:
Every Wednesday: 10am – 12pm or 3 – 5pm
1st Saturday of the month: 1 – 5pm
3rd Sunday of the month: 1 – 5pm
*If you attend the Family Enrichment Program, your visitation time is extended until 6pm
**Please note that all times are listed in Eastern Time Zone
Visitors must first be approved by TDOC, and a visit request must be submitted by the resident.
If you wish to visit, please click here – Fill out the first 2 pages and send to our PO Box
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The Next Door Chattanooga’s Correctional Release Center is accredited by the American Correctional Association under the Adult Community Residential Services standards.
It is the policy of The Next Door Chattanooga to provide a safe, humane, and secure environment free from threat of sexual abuse for all offenders in custody by maintaining a program of prevention, detection, response, investigation, and tracking of all alleged sexual abuse. The Next Door Chattanooga has a zero tolerance policy for incidences of sexual abuse within its facility. It is the policy of The Next Door Chattanooga to report all allegations of sexual abuse and sexual harassment to Tennessee Department of Correction for investigation and tracking purposes.
Click here for information about the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) of 2003.