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Avon Park Correctional Institution

 
Address
8100 Highway 64 East
Avon Park, Florida
33825
Phone
(863) 452-8801
Chaplain
(863) 452-8953
Fax
(863) 452-3729

 

Directions

From Florida Highway 27 turn east on Highway 64 at the city of Avon Park. Travel east 10 miles on Highway 64 until the road ends at the Avon Park Air Force Bombing Range. Avon Park C.I. correctional staff man the main gate of the facility 24 hours 7 days a week. The institution lies approximately one mile east of the main gate.

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 956
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult

Academic Programs

  • Adult Basic Education
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Special Education Services
  • Title I Services

Vocational Programs

  • Applied Welding Technology
  • Welding Technology
  • Automotive Service Technology
  • Cabinetmaking
  • PC Support Services
  • Printing/Graphic Communications
  • Turf Equipment Technology Maintenance

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Intensive Outpatient Program
  • Readiness Group Program
  • Alumni Program

Chaplaincy Services

  • Marriage and Family
  • Parenting
  • Islamic Taleem Studies
  • Hispanic Bible Studies
  • Evangelism Explosion
  • Pacer Ministries Bible Studies
  • Pentecostal Bible Studies
  • 7th Day Adventist Bible Studies
  • Kairos
  • Worship Services

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • Library Services
  • Fitness
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Life Skills
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Art
  • Music Theory
  • Community Preparedness
  • Communication Skills
  • Overcomers
  • Personal Finances
  • Ready to Work
  • Conversational Spanish
  • Anger and Stress Management
  • Veterans Fellowship/Housing

Re-Entry Programs

  • Transitional Fair
  • Outside Agency Transitional Fair
  • Re-entry Seminar
  • 100-Hour Transition Program
  • Self-study Transition Program
  • Career Scope Assessments
  • Re-entry Dormitories