Homestead Correctional Institution
County: Dade

19000 S.W. 377th Street
Florida City, Florida

(305) 242-1770
FAX: (305) 242-2424


Norman Jenkins

Chaplain's Office
(305) 242-1810

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Historical Information: This facility was established in 1976, originally to house minimum and medium custody adult male inmates. In September 1999, it was converted to a female facility to house minimum, medium, and close custody.

Facility Profile Information:

Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 2
Cell Housing Units 0
Room Housing Units 6
Maximum Capacity 668

Other Information:
Population Gender Female
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 4
Psychological Grades 1 through 3
Wheelchair Capabilities Yes
Hearing Impaired Capabilities Yes


Academic Programs:
Adult Basic Education
General Educational Development (GED)
Volunteer Literacy Program

Vocational Programs:
Automotive/Autotronics Service Technology
PC Support Services

Chaplaincy Services:
Chapel Library Program
Kairos Week-ends
Religious Education
T.D. Jakes Satellite Location
Worship Services

Institutional Betterment Programs:
100-hour Transition Program
AM/PM Walking
Anger Management
Art Class
Band Program
Creative Writing
Dancing Inside/Out
Family Development I & II
Four Softball Teams
Glee Club
Golden Girls Club
Law Library Program
Library Program
Life Skills
Pre-Release Counseling
Spanish Class
Sports Leagues
Volunteer Program
Wellness Education
Women Helping Women