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Prison Researcher
04-24-2011, 02:34 PM
Avon Park Correctional Institution
County: Polk

P.O. Box 1100
County Road 64 East
Avon Park, Florida

(863) 453-3174
FAX: (863) 453-1511


Jeffrey Trovillion

Chaplain's Office
(863) 453-3174

Browse Current Population (http://www.dc.state.fl.us/activeinmates/list.asp?dataaction=GetInst&facility=503)

Historical Information: This facility was established in 1957 to house minimum and medium custody adult males. In 1977, it began accepting close custody inmates. Avon Park Work Camp is under the supervision of Avon Park C.I.

Total Staff (on 6/08): 330

Facility Profile Information:

Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 3
Cell Housing Units 0
Room Housing Units 3
Maximum Capacity 956

Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Facility Level 4
Self Contained Housing Units Yes
Designated Confinement Space Yes
Custody Grades Close, Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 2
Psychological Grades 1 through 2
Wheelchair Capabilities No
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No


Academic Programs:
Adult Basic Education
General Educational Development (GED)
Special Education Services

Vocational Programs:
Welding Technology
Automotive Service Technology
PC Support Services
Printing/Graphic Arts
Turf Equipment Technology

Chaplaincy Services:
Worship Services
Cultural Observances
Religious Counseling
Religious Studies
Family/Marriage Class
Observance of Holy Days
Bill Glass Crusades
Chapel Library Program

Institutional Betterment Programs:
100 hour Transition Program
Fresh Start Smoking Cessation
Law Library Program
Library Program
Sports Leagues
Weight Training
Wellness Education

P.R.I.D.E. Assignments:
Sanitary Maintenance & Supply
Tire Remanufacturing

Community Work Squads:
Dept. of Transportation Yes
Public Work Squads Yes
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads No
Contracted Work Squads No