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Murphysboro Life Skills Re-Entry Center


Facility Data

Murphysboro Life Skills Re-Entry Center
Opened: April 16, 2018
*Operational Capacity: 240
Minimum-Security Adult Male
**Population: 90
Average Annual Cost Per Individual: $62,774 (FY20)

*Operational capacity is the maximum amount of beds a facility has; to include all health care, crisis, segregation, protective custody, isolation, R&Cs, and future beds that are down for repair. Data reflects a bed space capacity census that was conducted in CY19.

**As of 1/1/21



Visitor ADA Accommodations

IDOC Visitation Rules and Information—please review before visiting

The Illinois Department of Corrections is implementing a multi-phase plan to resume in-person visits as safely as possible. The number of visitors per two and a half-hour time slot are limited to ensure social distancing measures are closely followed. Phase 3, which takes effect January 31, 2022, requires proof of vaccination, an approved vaccination exemption, or a vaccination exemption under review by IDOC to enter an Illinois Department of Corrections facility. To visit Murphysboro Life Skills Re-Entry Center, you must sign up at least seven days in advance.

Video Visitation

Video visitation hours are Sunday through Saturday 8:00a to 9:00p. Visitors should log on 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

Video Visitation Guidelines

Facility Address

636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Business Mail:
636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Individual in Custody Mail:
Individual in Custody Name & IDOC#
636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Phone: (618) 565-2944

Facility Information