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LOGAN Correctional Center
« on: March 06, 2006, 09:08:09 AM »
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Re: LOGAN Correctional Center
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2006, 09:32:36 AM »
Logan Correctional Center  

Logan Correctional Center


Facility Data
Logan Correctional Center
Opened: January 1978
*Operational Capacity: 2,012
Multi-level Security Female
*Current Population: 897

Visiting Hours

IDOC Visitation Rules and Information—please review before visiting

Visitors to any correctional facility will be required to produce photo identification and verification of date of birth. Please be sure to bring 2 forms of identification with you; these would include a current photo ID such as a driver’s license, a state ID card, government ID card, military ID/driver’s license, or acceptable documentation of non-U.S. citizenship including a current Passport, or Visa, documentation must contain the visitor’s date of birth. Expired forms of identification will not be accepted. Visitors will also be required to provide vehicle information and other pertinent data, such as government identification, official credentials, attorney registration, and or law student certification.

General Population
Weekdays, weekends and holidays - 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
No visitor is allowed entrance after 6:30 p.m. due to processing time.  There will be a five (5) hour time limit on weekday visits which can be extended if no one is waiting to visit.

Weekdays - 9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.
No visitor is allowed entrance after 1:00 p.m. due to processing time. There will be a one (1) hour time limit on visits.
Segregation visits on weekends and holidays must have prior approval from the Chief Administrative Officer or designee.
Facility Address

Business Mail:
1096 1350th Street
P.O. Box 1000
Lincoln, IL 62656

Inmate Mail:
Inmate Name & IDOC#
P.O. Box 1000
Lincoln, IL 62656

Phone: (217) 735-5581
Fax: (217) 735-1077
Facility Information

It is the mission of the Logan Correctional Center to provide appropriate custodial care, a continuum of programs and services for the female offender in a safe and humane environment.  The center's goal is to address the special needs of the female offender, as well as provide education, vocational, and industrial-based programming that willl enhance and support skill building within an entrepreneurial approach.  The center's mission is to provide independence for the female offender and her dependents.

Logan Correctional Center is located in Lincoln, 30 miles north of Springfield. Logan's living units consist of seven E-style units, three C-style units, one X-house, a segregation unit and a 15-bed infirmary health care unit. The facility encompasses 150 acres with 57 acres enclosed by fencing.  Logan Correctional Center serves a multifaceted population consisting of reception and classification, segregation, protective custody and mental health units as well as a state-of-the-art medical facility designated to provide care to pregnant and critically or terminally ill female offenders.

Inmate Programs


    ABE (Adult Basic Education)
    Pre GED (General Education Development)
    GED (General Education Development)
    Nail Technology
    Hair Braiding


    Construction Occupation
    College Associate Degree
    Career Technology
    Food Services


    Recycling Shop
    Helping Paws Program

Volunteer Services:

    Cake Decorating Class
    Family Connections Visitation
    Operations Storybook
    Mom & Me Summer Camp
    Mom & Me Mother's Day Camp
    Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents
    Angel Tree
    Operation Ponytail
    Chicago Legal Aid for Incarcerated Mothers (CLAIM)
    Religious Services
    Social Graces


    Project Read/Literacy Program
    Wells Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Program
    Dual Diagnosis
    Women of Hope Unit
    Women of Victory Unit
    Sobriety Group
    Drug Education Program
    Book Club
    Stress Management
    Anger Management
    Healthy Relationships
    Lifestyle Redirection
    TRAC I
    Healing Through Positive Self-Image
    Domestic Violence
    Sexual Assault/Abuse Group
    HIV Support Group
    Hospice/Adult Care
    Mental Health
    Leisure Time Services
    Phoenix Rising
    Re-entry Summits
    Out in Week Boutique
    Seeking Safety