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Gulf Correctional Institution

 
Address
500 Ike Steele Road
Wewahitchka, Florida
32465-0010
Phone
(850) 639-1000
Chaplain
(850) 639-1475
Fax
(850) 639-1182

 

General Email
Gulf CI

Directions

Take I-10 to Exit 142 (SR-71 South) approximately 42 miles to Stone Mill Creek Road. Turn right off Hwy-71 onto Stone Mill Creek Road. Institution is approximately three miles from Hwy-71.

Please Note: GPS systems and mapping sites such as Mapquest, Bing Maps, or Google Maps often provide incorrect directions to our prison facilities using the physical address. Please use the above directions when traveling to this prison or click the map to the right of this page.
General Information
Capacity 1,568
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult

Academic Programs

  • Access
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Choices
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Ready To Work
  • Volunteer Literacy

Vocational Programs

  • HVAC

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Celebrate Recovery
  • Substance Abuse Prevention/Education
  • The Most Excellent Way

Chaplaincy Services

  • Anger Resolution
  • Basic Life principles
  • Bondage to Freedom
  • Chapel Library Program
  • Faith-based alternative transitional program
  • Laubach Literacy
  • Prison Fellowship biannual
  • Religious education
  • Storybook Program
  • Straight From the Heart – personal development
  • Transition Housing Assistance
  • Worship services

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • 100-Hour Transition Program
  • 63-hour Wellness Education Course
  • Active and Passive Sports
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Character Qualities
  • Financial Freedom
  • Fresh Start Smoking Cessation
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Life after Prison
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Parenting
  • Pre- Release Counseling
  • Victim Impact Awareness
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Inside/Out Dads
  • Anger Management
  • LaRed Values
  • Re-Entry Seminars
  • Re-Entry Dorm
  • D.A.W.G.S.