Edmonton Institution for Women

Edmonton Institution for Women

Edmonton Institution for Women

11151-178th Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T5S 2H9

Tel: (780) 495-3657
Fax: (780) 495-2266

About the Institution

Edmonton Institution for Women is in Edmonton, Alberta. It is a multi-level security facility. It is one of five regional facilities for women across Canada. Inmates are housed in different styles of living units depending on their security level.

There are three types of living units.

  • residential houses
  • a residential-style living unit
  • a direct observation living unit

A 40-bed minimum unit was completed in April 2014. At the same time the Institution is expanding the correctional and rehabilitation programs that they offer.

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for women offenders
  • Security level: multi-level
  • Date opened: 1995
  • Rated capacity: 167

Did you know?

CSC offers a variety of correctional programs to help inmates become law-abiding citizens.