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Central California Women's Facility (CCWF)

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Physical Address:
Inmate Mailing Address:
Mailing Address:
23370 Road 22
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-5531
P. O. Box 1508
Chowchilla, CA  93610
P. O. Box 1501
Chowchilla, CA  93610-1501

Deborah K. Johnson, Warden
Deborah K. Johnson, Warden

3 Ways of Sending Money to Inmates

  1. Lock Box: A no fee service with a shorter hold time for sending money via money order, personal check, or cashier’s checks.
  2. EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer): A paid service, this is the fastest option with funds posted to inmate’s account within 1 to 3 days.
  3. Mail funds directly to the institution: Never a fee. All funds except Certified Funds are subject to a 30 day hold.

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Click here for a list of Volunteer and Self Help Programs

Inmate Programs:

  • PIA:  Dental laboratory, fabric products, farming, garment making, silk screening.
  • Vocational:  Auto body repair and refinishing, computer technology, cosmetology, electronics, office services.
  • Academic: Adult Basic Education, High School/GED, Pre-Release, Literacy Program, College Degree Program (provided by Feather River Community College).
  • Other:  Community Service Crews, Youth Diversion, Religious, Arts in Corrections, Victim Impact Self Awareness, Drug Treatment/Diversion, Parenting, Substance Abuse (Informational), Job Placement, Self-Help Groups (e.g., Narcotics and Alcoholics Anonymous, etc.)
  • Joint Venture Electronics:  A public-private partnership which employs approximately 45 inmates in an electronics manufacturing program.  The inmates are paid a prevailing wage.  Deductions are made for room and board, crime victim compensation, prisoner family support and mandatory savings for release.

Family Liaison Service Specialist

CDCR provides through a contract with a community-based organization an on-site Case Manager as a family reunification liaison for inmates and family members, to assist with an inmates pre-release preparation; and conduct Parenting and Creative Conflict Resolution classes for inmates. Please call the Institution to contact the Family Reunification Liaison.