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Logan Correctional Center

Melinda Eddy, Warden (Acting)

Facility Data

Logan Correctional Center
Opened: January 1978
*Operational Capacity: 1,397
Multi-level Security Female
Population Logan Correctional Center: 954
Population Logan Reception & Classification Center: 80
Total Population: 1,034 (as of 6/30/24)
Average Annual Cost Per Individual: $69,238 (FY22)

*Operational capacity is the maximum number of beds a facility has; to include all health care, crisis, restricted housing, protective custody, isolation, R&Cs, and future beds that are down for repair. Data reflects a bed space capacity census that was conducted in August 2022.

Logan Correctional Center is the parent institution for Logan Reception Classification Center.


Visitor ADA Accommodations

IDOC Visitation Rules and Information -- please review before visiting

To visit Logan Correctional Center, you must sign up in advance.

Video Visitation

Video visitation hours are Sunday through Saturday 9:00a to 11:00a and 5:00p to 8:00p. Visitors should log on 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

Video Visitation Guidelines

Facility Address

Business Mail:
1096 1350th Street
P.O. Box 1000
Lincoln, IL 62656

Individual in Custody Mail:
Individual in Custody Name & IDOC#
P.O. Box 1000
Lincoln, IL 62656

Phone: (217) 735-5581
Fax: (217) 735-1077

Facility Information

It is the mission of the Logan Correctional Center to provide appropriate custodial care, a continuum of programs and services for the female individual in custody in a safe and humane environment.  The center's goal is to address the special needs of the female individual in custody , as well as provide education, vocational, and industrial-based programming that willl enhance and support skill building within an entrepreneurial approach.  The center's mission is to provide independence for the female individual in custody and her dependents.

Logan Correctional Center is located in Lincoln, 30 miles north of Springfield. Logan's living units consist of seven E-style units, three C-style units, one X-house, a segregation unit and a 15-bed infirmary health care unit. The facility encompasses 150 acres with 57 acres enclosed by fencing.  Logan Correctional Center serves a multifaceted population consisting of reception and classification, segregation, protective custody and mental health units as well as a state-of-the-art medical facility designated to provide care to pregnant and critically or terminally ill female individuals in custody .

Individual in Custody Programs


  • Adult Basic Education (ABE)
  • Advanced Adult Basic Education (ADV ABE)
  • Adult Secondary Education (ASE/GED)
  • Lake Land College- Associates Degree in Liberal Arts
  • Cosmetology
  • North Park University: Masters of Arts in Christian Ministry & Restorative Arts
  • Northwestern University: Bachelor of Arts in Social Science

Career and Technical Education:

  • Construction Occupation
  • Lake Land College Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts
  • Horticulture
  • Culinary Arts Program


  • Recycling Shop
  • Helping Paws Program

Volunteer Services:

  • Religious Services
  • Women & Family Services


  • Westcare Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Program
  • Westcare Dual Diagnosis
  • Substance Abuse Education Program
  • Women of Hope Unit
  • Anger Management
  • Sexual Assault/Abuse Group
  • Mental Health Services
  • Leisure Time Services
  • Re-entry Summit
  • Seeking Safety
  • Money Smarts
  • Moving On 
  • Start Now
  • Aim Higher