March 28, 2018
FDC Celebrates Prison Pups N Pals Graduation at Tomoka Correctional Institution
If you would like to attend, please contact the Florida Department of Corrections’ Office of Communications as soon as possible at (850) 488-0420. Attendees will need to complete and submit a media background access form. No video or photos may be taken without prior consent and approval of Department staff at the event.
- Media are invited to the Prison Pups N Pals graduation ceremony. The Prison Pups N Pals program brings together rescue dogs from the Halifax Humane Society with inmates from Tomoka Correctional Institution Work Camp for obedience training. Graduating dogs are crate trained, housebroken, spayed/neutered, up-to-date on shots and micro-chipped.
- Thursday, March 29, at 10:00 a.m.
- Tomoka Correctional Institution Work Camp
3950 Tiger Bay Road
Daytona Beach, FL 32124
- Through programs like Prison Pups N Pals, the Department of Corrections provides inmates with job skills that lead to productive employment and law-abiding lives upon release.
- Adoption forms may be obtained by calling the humane society at 386-274-4703. For more information about the program, please visit www.prisonpups.org.
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 96,000 inmates and supervises nearly 166,000 offenders in the community.