Guest Application

“A home away from home for families who visit their loved ones in prison.”

Thank You for Visiting our Website!

The Matthew 25 Center will verify your appointment at the prison and will confirm your reservation by return email or by telephone as soon as possible. Should you need any further information, please feel free to contact us at 910-259-7133 or by email at

Important Note:

1) Before contacting The Matthew 25 Center you must contact the jail or prison and schedule your visit. Then fill out this entire application. The Matthew 25 Center cannot accept reservations for persons who do not have visitation appointments with the prison but will accept guests who are accompanying those who do have a valid visitation appointment. When we receive your application, we will verify your visitation schedule with the prison, verify the point of incarceration of the person you are visiting, and then we will call or email you to confirm your reservation at The Matthew 25 Center.

2)Visitations at Pender Correctional Intuition has visiting hours Sunday through Thursday and they take appointments between 8-4 Monday through Thursday at 910-259-8740 All requests for staying at the Matthew 25 Center should be made right after you have scheduled your visit . No appointment will be made with less than a 24 hour notice. Please schedule your visit with the prison well in advance to comply with this requirement. Also please schedule your arrival time at the Matthew 25 Center no later than 10:00 pm.

3) Should you need to cancel your reservation, please contact The Matthew 25 Center at 910-259-7133.

    * Applicant Name (First, Last):

    Street Address:




    * Telephone (with area code):

    Your Email (required)

    Name of inmate you will be visiting:

    Inmate's OPUS Number:

    Inmate Location:

    List of all guests who will be traveling with you and their relationship to the inmate:

    Are you on the inmate's approved visitation list?

    Are all persons traveling with you on the inmate's approved visitation list?

    What is the time and date of your appointment at the prison?

    When do you want to stay at The Matthew 25 Center?

    What will be your estimated time of arrival?

    Have you stayed at The Matthew 25 Center before?

    If you have special needs that we need to know about, please explain:

    I have read and agree to abide by the Matthew 25 Center house rules
    and that all the information given on this form is correct.