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Visitation for the West Tennessee State Penitenatiary and the Women's Therapeutic Residential Center are cancelled until further notice.

Whiteville Correctional Facility

Warden Arvil Chapman

Warden Arvil Chapman

1440 Union Springs Road

P.O. Box 679

Whiteville, Tennessee 38075

(Hardeman County)

(731) 254-9400

*Use P.O. Box 679 for inmate correspondence.

Whiteville Correctional Facility (WCFA) is a time-building prison with a security designation of medium. WCFA is managed by CoreCivic, a private corrections management firm.

The prison offers cognitive-behavioral residential substance use programs. Other programs include anger management, life skills, family counseling, and pre-release counseling.

Academic programs include GED, Adult Basic Education, and English as a Second Language. Vocational programs include building trades, carpentry, Career Management of Success (CMS), computer applications, electrical, masonry, and small engine repair.