The FWRC is in Marion County and located across from Lowell Correctional Institution. This facility has a capacity of 1,345 inmates and is unique, having multiple missions: reception, in-patient mental health, faith and character based and general population. FWRC offers a wide variety of Betterment Programs that help inmates prepare for their successful re-entry into society.
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As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs more than 25,000 members statewide, oversees more than 100,000 inmates and supervises nearly 146,000 offenders in the community.