Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.
For general visiting information or to download a visitor application, go to our visiting page.
Video visitation may be available. Please contact the institution for available video visitation hours and visit www.jpay.com for additional application and fee information.
Allen Correctional Institution Additional information:
Volunteers in Prison
Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution is committed to recruiting dedicated and resourceful volunteers to assist in reentry efforts by providing services to offenders. For additional information on these opportunities or the application process, please contact Brooke Featheringham at 419-224-8000, ext. 2233 or via email at Brooke.Featheringham@odrc.state.oh.us
Prison Rape Elimination Act
The Prison Rape Elimination Act was passed in 2003 to protect individuals from prison rape. Click here for more information.
Apprenticeship Program: Apprenticeship provides opportunities for eligible inmates to acquire new skills in a variety of trades, while preparing them for reentry, instilling confidence and making them more marketable for future employment.
Garden Project: While teaching inmates to learn to work together, it also teaches them the skills needed to grow fruits, vegetables, and flowers. Items are donated to food banks, shelters, and the homeless, giving back to the community
No time limit unless space availability is limited.