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2675 East 30th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
(216) 771-6460; Fax (216) 787-3540
|Total Security Staff||81|
|FY13 GRF Budget
|(subject to monthly review and adjustment)|
|Daily Cost Per Inmate||$69.04|
|Population as of 05/13||615|
Beginning April 2012, visiting at NEPRC will no longer be restricted to four per month.
The Northeast Pre-Release Center has a visitation by reservation policy. Visiting hours and days are as follows:
Saturdays, Sundays, and Tuesdays
Reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance to visit an offender.
If visitors need to cancel a previously made reservation they may do so by calling 216-771-6460, ext. 2010 at least 48 hours in advance, and the offender will not be charged for a visit.
Visitors may only make a reservation for one session, one inmate at a time unless the offenders are immediate family members and at the discretion and prior approval of the managing officer.
Visitors must be on the offender's approved visiting list. Attorneys and clergy also need to call ahead in order to visit. Attorneys should identify themselves as such so that a private room can be reserved if it is wanted or needed.
Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.
For general visiting information or to download a visitor application, go to our visiting page.
A kiosk is available in the front entry building of the institution every day from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., except between the hours of 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Approved visitors may deposit funds into an offender trust account or PIN Debit phone account using the kiosks. For additional information on inmate funds or other deposit options please visit http://www.drc.ohio.gov/web/inmate_funds.htm.
Northeast Pre-Release Center is committed to recruiting dedicated and resourceful volunteers to assist in reentry efforts by providing services to offenders. For additional information on these opportunities or the application process, please contact Jeff Bertram at 216-771-6460 or via email at Jeff.Bertram@odrc.state.oh.us
Mosaic: The Mosaic Program is an innovative therapeutic residential trauma treatment program designed to help women make connections between their traumatic and abusive histories, their addiction and incarceration. The program model encompasses empirically validated and gender responsive approaches to treatment. Mosaic is partially funded by a grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance in cooperation with Recovery Resources, a full service community mental health/addiction treatment agency in Cleveland.
Moving On: Is an intervention program specifically for women who are involved with the criminal justice system. The overarching goal of this program is to assist women in mobilizing and developing personal and social resources to reduce the risk of future criminal behavior. This program can be offered on an individual or group basis to women who are detained or living in the community.
Money Smart: This program is a class about the “basics” involved in money management. Participants will learn how to budget expenses & money; ways to decrease spending / increase income; the importance in saving money, how to choose a credit card; how to responsibly use a credit card and how to obtain a credit to build or repair poor credit.
Many institutions participate in fostering and training abandoned dogs for adoption.
In 2000, former First Lady Hope Taft approached the Director about establishing a reading room for the children who visited their incarcerated parent at the Pickaway Correctional Institution. This idea spread across the state, and now the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction maintains children’s reading rooms in each prison.
The reading rooms encourage family literacy by providing a pleasant and comfortable setting for both child and incarcerated parent. Each room is stocked with a wide variety of children’s books and has an inmate narrator who reads to the visiting children twice a day. The role of the inmate narrator is to read picture books to the children in much the same manner that children’s hour would be done at a public library.
A variety of arts and craft supplies for the children are also available in most of the rooms. Many of the supplies and books are donated by employees and service organizations.[Back to top]