Calgary Correctional Centre


Calgary Correctional Centre
11808 - 85 Street NW
Calgary, AB, Canada
T3R 1J3

Phone: 403-662-3660
Fax: 403-297-4577


  • cleaning, building maintenance, laundry, as well as food preparation and kitchen duties
  • anger management, life management, addictions awareness and family violence prevention
  • since 1996, inmates have partnered with both the Calgary and International Lion's Clubs to recycle eyewear for third world countries. 250,000 to 300,000 eye glasses are shipped each year (PDF)
  • in cooperation with the Chinook Kiwanis Club, approximately 2,500 bicycles have been refurbished
  • T-Ball targets were made by the carpentry program and donated to a local little league association

Quick Facts

  • opened in 1958
  • accommodates 394 sentenced male adult inmates
  • 38 intermittent beds for inmates serving their sentences on the weekend
  • 56 beds for inmates in protective custody