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Menard Medium Security Unit 

Kim Butler, Warden  

Facility Data

Menard Medium Security Unit
Medium Security Adult Male
Opened:  May 1996
**Population Menard Medium Security Unit:  442

**As of 7/1/13

Menard Correctional Center is the parent institution for Menard Medium Security Unit.

Visiting Hours

 

Visitor ADA Accommodations


IDOC Visitation Rules and Information

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.

Menard Correctional Center’s Visiting Rules and Regulations

8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.  Visitors must be signed in by 5:00p.m.
Visitors will not be processed for a visit during shift change (2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.)

8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.  Visitors must be signed in by 5:00p.m.Visitors will not be processed for a visit during shift change (2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.)8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.  Visitors must be signed in by 5:00p.m.Visitors will not be processed for a visit during shift change (2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.)

Visits are normally allowed two (2) hour visits.  Under normal circumstances and space availability, length of time may be extended.  In no case will visits be allowed past the established visiting hours.

Inmates not under visit restriction are allowed five (5) visits per month.  Three (3) adult visitors may visit simultaneously.  This number includes children three (3) years or older.  When more than six (6) visitors (three years or older) visit, it will be counted as two (2) visits.

NOTE:  If the child is under the age of three (3) and can be held on an adult visitor’s lap, they will not be counted as one of the three (3) visitors.

Facility Address

Business Mail:
711 Kaskaskia Street
P.O. Box 711
Menard, IL  62259

Inmate Mail:
Inmate Name & IDOC#
P.O. Box 1000
Menard, IL  62259

Phone:  (618) 826-5071
Fax:  (618) 826-1141

Facility Information

Menard Medium Security Unit is located on the grounds of Menard Correctional Center, located in Randolph County.  It is an X-house design, and is a medium security adult male facility.

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Inmate Programs

Academic:

  • ABE (Adult Basic Education)
  • GED (General Education Development)

Other:

  • Job Preparation
  • Parole School
  • Re-Entry Summits
  • Life Style Redirection
  • Orientation
  • Trac 1
  • Community Work Crews