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Okeechobee Correctional Institution

 
Address
3420 N.E. 168th Street
Okeechobee, Florida
34972-4824
Phone
(863) 462-5400
Chaplain
(305) 824-1037
Fax
(863) 462-5402

 

Directions

Exit I-95 at SR-68 (northernmost exit in Ft. Pierce). Go west on SR-68 for approximately 25 miles to Highway 441. Turn left onto 441 and go approximately three (3) miles. Turn left at N.E. 168th Street. Follow N.E. 168th Street to the institution.

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 1,632
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult

Academic Programs

  • ABE/GED
  • Smart Horizons High School Diploma

Vocational Programs

  • Technology Support Services

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Pre-Treatment Motivation Program

Chaplaincy Services

  • Freedom Project
  • Faith & Character Based Programming
  • T.D. Jakes Satellite Programming
  • KAIROS Weekends
  • Prison Fellowship Quarterly
  • Religious Education
  • Multi-faith Worship Services

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • Library Services
  • Law Library Program
  • Problem Discussion - Mental Health
  • Anger & Stress Management
  • 100 Hour Transition Program
  • Fresh Start Smoking Cessation
  • Toastmasters Gavel Club
  • Pre-Release Counseling
  • Alcoholic Anonymous
  • Resume Writing
  • English as a Second Language
  • Life Mapping
  • Marriage & Parenting
  • Culinary, Automotive, CDL Instruction
  • Veterans Program
  • Children of Inmates
  • Active and Passive Sports
  • Thinking for Change
  • Waste Water Treatment
  • Celebrate Recovery
  • Dog Program