Gadsden Correctional Facility

6044 Greensboro Highway
Quincy, Florida
(850) 875-9701
(850) 875-9701
(850) 875-9710


Acting Warden
Jerry Buscher


From I-10 take Exit 174 (SR-12 North) toward Quincy. Institution is located approximately three miles on right.

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.
Historical Information: This facility was the first private owned facility in Florida to house state inmates under contract with the Department of Corrections. It was established in 1995 to house female offenders. It is operated by Management & Training Corporation under contract with the Department of Management Services.
General Information
Capacity 1,544
Population Gender Female
Adult or Youthful Adult

Academic Programs

  • Adult Basic Education/GED
  • Literacy

Vocational Programs

  • Auto-Cad Architectural Drawing
  • CDL
  • Cosmetology
  • Horticulture
  • HVAC PC Support

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Intensive Inpatient
  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Readiness/ Alumni Groups

Chaplaincy Services

  • Biblical Life Skills
  • Family Empowerment
  • Grief and Loss
  • Inspired by Love
  • Most Excellent Way
  • Prison Fellowship
  • Purpose Driven Life
  • School of Christ Sisters Helping Sisters

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • 10 Minute Cognitive Skills
  • AA/NA
  • Anger Management
  • Celebrating Recovery
  • Financial Literacy I and II
  • Financial Peace
  • How to Be a Responsible Mother/Parenting
  • Lamplighters
  • Life Skills/Moving On
  • Moses Project: Community Service
  • Self Esteem
  • Small Business Class
  • Spanish I-III
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Transitions
  • Vet-Tech Women to Women

Recreation/Canine Programs

  • Canine Companions for Independence (CCI)
  • Second Chance at Life Prison Partnership/National Greyhound Foundation (SCAL)
  • Easter Seals K-9’s 4 Kids
  • Purple Heart Greyhound Program (PHGH) Wellness Course