Women’s Minimum Security Camp
FPC Coleman Downloadable Resources
Inmate Handbook Commissary List Visiting Regulations Visiting Form
Housing: FCC Coleman is a Minimum Security Federal Prison Camp. Housing is dormitory style 2 person bunk-beds as well as 4 and 8 person cubicles. Storage space in most units consists of an individual locker. Locks may be purchased in the institution commissary. The amount of personal property allowed is limited to those items, which can be safely placed in the space designated.
Religion: FCC Coleman provides services and programs to Christian, Jewish and Muslim inmates.
FCC Coleman religious services department has a Catholic chaplain, Jewish Rabbi and Muslim Imam to provide to religious of inmates. Volunteers from the cities of Columbus and Tuscaloosa help orchestrate services for other religious groups. Inmates can wear religious items, and the facilities observe different holy days, and also accommodate to any dietary restrictions for various faiths.
Medical: FCC Coleman has a full-time medical staff on hand and/or contract medical workers from nearby cities. FCC Coleman provides care for inmates who may experience any medical emergencies. In the event institution staff is unable to care for an inmate’s medical needs, inmates may be sent to the Pickens County Medical Center in Carrollton, Alabama for medical care.
Jobs: FCC Coleman inmates work positions that involve working in food, carpentry, electric, heating, ventilation & air conditioning, landscape, paint, plumbing, utility and general maintenance.
Education: FCC Coleman inmates without a high school diploma or General Educational Development
Credential (GED) must attend the BOP Inmate Literacy Program to obtain their GED. FCC Coleman inmates who are non-English speaking must take the (ESL) English As A Second Language Inmate Program. The education department offers classes in corporate law, Spanish, small business and political science and college correspondent courses.
Directions To FPC Coleman
The Federal Correctional Complex, Coleman, Florida, is located approximately 62
miles northeast of Tampa, Florida. It is located on County Road 470, approximately eight miles west of
U.S. Highway 27. Visitors will enter the Visiting Room at the front entrance of FCC Coleman-Camp. Visitors are to park only in established parking slots in the parking lot.
FPC Coleman Visiting Info
HOURS OF VISITING: Visiting is from 8:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Federal holidays. Once your visitors leave the visiting room, the visit is terminated. All children under age 16 must be accompanied by an approved adult.
Visiting is conducted on Saturday, Sunday and Federal Holidays from 8:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Federal holidays are New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King’s Birthday, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. These hours are subject to change based on the institution needs.
It’s recommended to call the FPC Coleman Control center at 507-835-8972 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.
Sending Mail To FPC Coleman Inmates
Coleman FPC inmates may receive mail addressed to them at the below address using the indicated format.
FCI Coleman Medium
FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION
P.O. BOX 1027
COLEMAN, FL 33521
Inmates are not allowed to receive packages from home without prior written approval from the inmate’s unit team or authorized staff member at the institution. The only packages an inmate may receive from home are those containing release clothing and authorized medical devices. However, inmates may receive magazines, hard and paperback books directly from the publisher.
FPC Coleman Inmate Telephone Calls
FPC Coleman inmates are authorized 300 minutes of prepaid phone use January thru October, and 400 minutes, in November and December. Inmates phone lists can contain 30 approved called numbers, and calls maximum 15 minutes in length. VAC Communications contracts prison call services to the Bureau of Prisons and FPC Coleman. A calls costs 21¢ per minute, with 15 minute calls costing $3.15.
Pacific Telephone Company can substantially cut the cost of Coleman FPC inmate calls from $3.15 to $1.65 for a 15 minute call! For information call 855-966-8655 or go to www.federalinmatecalling.com/ordering
Sending Funds To A Federal Inmate
Federal inmate can receive outside funds from their inmate accounts via a Postal Money order by U.S. Mail as well as a money transfer via Western Union. For additional information on sending money to an inmate please click on the appropriate link.