Family Communications

Ameelio’s ecosystem of family communication products offers solutions for video calls, voice calls, messaging, and mail for your loved one to have as a keepsake. With Ameelio technology, departments can democratize access to family communications.

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Family Communications



Video calls

Ameelio’s video calling service is the nation’s first no-cost prison video calling platform. This product serves three key groups: incarcerated people, loved ones, and correctional staff.



Ameelio’s electronic messaging is corrections-trusted and enables incarcerated people to securely stay in touch with their support networks at the touch of a button.


Voice calls

Ameelio’s voice calls are more secure, reliable, and cheaper to provide than standard telephones. Compatible with digital tablet and kiosk solutions, Ameelio’s internal voice technology prevents third-party dialing, supports approved calling lists, and is built specifically for the correctional environment.


Ameelio Mail

Ameelio Mail is a mobile app that allows families and loved ones to send photos, letters, games, puzzles, articles, lyrics, prison food recipes and much more. Best of all, we make it affordable for everyone.


We really wanted to find a platform that would create that extra layer of security. We’ve had video visits from 44 states and 12 different countries. Incarcerated people have something to look forward to with these video visits. I can even see it helping with disciplinary issues internally and potentially shifting our culture. I think it gives people hope.

Dr. Beth Skinner

Director of Iowa DOC


Maintaining family contact is a huge benefit to people behind the walls, it should not be a fanciful goal. I don’t view it as an extra privilege for a few. Of course people want to know what’s happening |behind the walls. I want there to be ease of communication and to make it as cost-efficient as possible.

Dean Williams

Executive Director of Colorado DOC


Ameelio's video calling platform is so easy to use — it's going to save us COs an abundance of time, make our work more efficient, and get our prison population reconnected with their families at no cost.

Mike Gass

Iowa Correctional Officer


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