Approval to Visit:

People wishing to visit residents at START must complete the CCCS Visitor/Sponsor Application and Background Investigation Authorization Form. The form is also available at the facility or a resident may mail the form to you.

The completed form can be dropped off at the center or mailed to:

START Center
801 Highway 48
P.O. Box 1389
Anaconda, MT 59711

If you have questions about visiting, you may call the center at (406) 563-7002.

Visiting Conditions:

Visitors must give 24 hours advance notice of visiting. Children under the age of 18 must be approved in advance by the program’s director. No more than five visitors, including children, may visit at one time.

Visitors who are threatening or under the influence of drugs or alcohol are prohibited. In addition, visitors:

  • must bring a state or federal picture ID
  • are prohibited from bringing drugs, drug paraphernalia, alcohol, weapons, purses, bags, backpacks, cameras and cell phones into the center

Clothing requirements – undergarments are required.

The following clothing is not permitted:

  • spandex, shorts and revealing clothing
  • hats and caps
  • down-filled vests
  • clothing advertising alcohol

Visitors must agree to all the conditions listed on page 5 of the Visitor/Sponsor Application and Background Investigation Authorization Form or they will not be allowed visiting privileges.