Federal Correctional Institution Coleman Medium | FCI Coleman Medium

Federal Correctional Institution Coleman Medium | FCI Coleman MediumPart of FCC Coleman facilities including USP Coleman 1, USP Coleman 2, FCI Coleman Medium, and FCI Coleman Low with an adjacent minimum security satellite prison camp.
Facilities: FCI Coleman Medium with an adjacent minimum security satellite prison camp.
Facility Address & Contact Information
Federal Correctional Institution Coleman Medium
846 N.E. 54th Terrace
Coleman, FL 33521
Phone: 352-689-5000
Fax: 352-689-5027
Email: COA/[email protected]
BOP Website: https://www.bop.gov/locations/institutions/com/
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Correctional_Institution,_Coleman
Inmate Correspondence Address
For FCI Coleman Medium
Inmate Name and Registration Number
FCI Coleman Medium
Federal Correctional Institution
P.O. Box 1032
Coleman, FL 33521
For Satellite Prison Camp
Inmate Name and Registration Number
FCI Coleman Medium
Satellite Prison Camp
P.O. Box 1027
Coleman, FL  33521
NOTE: Funds cannot be sent directly to inmates. See our page on sending money to federal prisoners for more information.
Sex: Male
Security Level: Main: Medium; Camp: Minimum
Location: FCI Coleman Medium is located in central Florida, south of the town of Coleman, off Highway 301 on State Road 470 in Sumter County; about 50 miles northwest of Orlando, 60 miles northeast of Tampa, and 35 miles south of Ocala.
BOP Region: Southeast Region (SER)
BOP Institution Code: COM for FCI Coleman Medium, COX for Coleman Federal Correctional Complex
Medical Care: Level 3. See our page on Medical Care Levels and Procedures for more information.
Judicial District: Middle District of Florida
Population (as of Sept. 23, 2020): Main: 1,411; Camp: 192
Background: FCI Coleman Medium was opened in 1996. It is part of the Coleman Federal Correctional Complex (FCC).
Housing: Inmates are housed in two-person cells. There are a total of twelve housing units. At the camp, inmates are housed in dormitories which are divided into two-person cubicles.
Health Services: FCI Coleman Medium provides sick-call, first-aid, dental sick call, emergency and routine treatment, and follow-up care. It includes a pharmacy for prescription medications (over-the-counter medications are available through the commissary). Services also include health care staff referrals, health care staff-approved follow-up treatment for a chronic condition, preventive health care services, emergency services, diagnosis and treatment of chronic infectious diseases, and mental health care. Emergency medical care is available 24 hours a day at FCI Coleman Medium.
Psychology Services: In addition to conducting routine initial intake screenings for all inmates admitted to the facility, Psychology Services staff provides crisis intervention services, brief counseling, individual and group therapy, and psycho-educational groups. The Skills Program is available for inmates with intellectual disabilities and social deficiencies. At the camp, the STAGES Program is available for inmates with serious mental illness and personality disorders. Inmates must either submit a request to staff or visit Psychology Services open house to sign up for available programs.
Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP): FCI Coleman Medium does not house a Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP). A drug education class, as well as Non-Residential Transitional Services, is available for inmates. The Non-Residential Drug Abuse Program (NR-DAP) is also available.
Education Services: FCI Coleman Medium offers literacy, GEC, and English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) programs in English and Spanish. An Adult Basic Education (ABE) program is available for inmates without a high school diploma or GED. Adult Continuing Education (ACE) classes and a parenting program are also available. High school diplomas and post-secondary programs are available through paid correspondence programs.
Advanced Occupational Education: FCI Coleman Medium offers advanced occupational education in Culinary Arts, HVAC, and Electrical, while the camp offers Cosmetology, Horticulture, HVAC, and Custodial Maintenance.
Vocational Training: Vocational training programs at FCI Coleman Medium are designed to meet the changing needs of the community workforce. Business Education (Computer Training), Culinary Arts, Home Health Care, Typing, Baking, Heating/Air Conditioning, Landscaping, and Electrical are offered at the prison.
Apprenticeship: FCI Coleman Medium and the camp offer apprenticeships in Electrician, HVAC, Landscape Tech, and Plumbing.
Library Services: Seven days a week inmates can access the law and leisure libraries at both the main prison and the camp. The leisure library offers books, newspapers, and magazines to the inmate population. In the law library, inmates can access the Electronic Law Library, copy machine, and typewriters.
UNICOR: The FCI Coleman Medium UNICOR facility produces office furniture.
Commissary: Inmates are permitted to spend up to $360.00 per month in the main prison and in the camp. The following items do not affect the spending limit: postage stamps (limit one book per week), Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) patches, Kosher/Halal shelf-stable entrees for inmates who are FRP Refuse, copy cards, and copy paper. Commissary items include candy, cookies, ice cream, instant coffee, fresh fruit, and toiletries. The shopping schedule rotates quarterly and can be found posted on the commissary bulletin board.
Recreation Services: The FCI Coleman Medium prison and camp provide a recreation yard, hobby craft center, leisure center, and sports leagues. Both the main prison and camp recreation yards offer basketball, bocce ball, handball, racquetball, horseshoe pits, softball, and a jogging track. The main prison also has a music center, cards and games room, and a fitness area.
Visitation Information: See our page on prisoner visitation rules for more information.
Directions to Prison:
For a comprehensive look at life in federal prison, pick up a copy of Christopher Zoukis’ Federal Prison Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Surviving the Federal Bureau of Prisons. For more detailed information about FCI Coleman Medium, please buy a copy of the Directory of Federal Prisons: The Unofficial Guide to Bureau of Prisons Institutions by Christopher Zoukis.