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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Ju;ie L. Jones

Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

Post Office Box 69
Moore Haven, Correctional Facility
Moore Haven, Florida

(863) 946-2420
FAX: (863) 946-3437

Craig Hanks

Chaplain's Office
(863) 946-2420

Florida Department of Corrections

Moore Haven Correctional Facility

County: Glades

Offender Search for this Facility:
Queries may take a long time for facilities with large populations.

Directions: US-27 to Moorehaven, Fl. Institution is on the east side of the highway.

Historical Information: This facility was established in 1995 to house adult male inmates. It is operated by GEO Group, Inc. under contract with the Department of Management Services.

Total Staff (on 7/11):   1 Department of Corrections staff

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 8/11
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Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 2
Cell Housing Units 2
Room Housing Units 0
Maximum Capacity 985
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Facility Level 3
Self Contained Housing Units No
Designated Confinement Space Yes
Custody Grades Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 3
Psychological Grades 1 through 3
Wheelchair Capabilities Yes
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No

Academic Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Volunteer Literacy Program

Vocational Programs:

  • Barbering
  • Carpentry
  • Commercial Class "B" Driving
  • Technical Support Services

Substance Abuse Programs:

  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Substance Abuse/Prevention

Chaplaincy Services:

  • Chapel Library Program
  • Special Events
  • Religious Education
  • Worship Services

Transition Programs:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • L/S 1 - Introduction Basic Motivational and Life Skills
  • L/S 2 - Parenting; Learning Tree; Read-to-me Labs
  • L/S 3 - Employability Workshop
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • 100-hour Transition Program
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Physical Fitness Program
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Active and Passive Sports
  • Weight Training
  • Wellness Education

P.R.I.D.E. Assignments:

  • None at this time

Community Work Squads:

Dept. of Transportation No
Public Work Squads No
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads
Contracted Work Squads No