Tamworth Correctional Centre

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Name of General Manager

Norman Provost

Year of Establishment

1996

Postal Address

PO Box 537

TAMWORTH NSW 2340

Street Address

Cnr Dean and Johnston Street

TAMWORTH NSW 2340

How to Get There

From the New England Highway (Brisbane Street) turn onto Peel Street following the signs to Manilla. Approximately 1 km west of Brisbane Street, turn right into Dean Street (follow the Hospital signs).

The Centre is located immediately on the left past Johnston Street. Car parking facilities are available via the Dean Street entrance.

Phone no.

(02) 6766 4977

Population

25

Capacity

15

Number of Staff

 

Health Care Services

 

Education & Skill Development

Various industries are available:

Building maintenance, furniture, metal fabrication

Community projects are available

Courses and vocational trainings provided by AEVTI are available

Level of Security

Medium

Availability of Activities

 

Contact with Outside World

Visiting days and times:

Saturday and Sunday

09:00-11:00

13:00-15:00

Time Out of Cell

 

Remarks

It has a welfare officer and an Alcohol and Other Drugs counsellor to assist inmates address relevant issues.

It has a high degree of involvement in environmental projects

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