ODRC - Northeast Reintegration Center (NERC)

State Prison

Last Updated: February 13, 2024
Address
2675 E 30th St, Cleveland, OH 44115
Beds
651
County
Cuyahoga
Phone
216-771-6460
Fax
216-787-3540
Email
drc.nerc@odrc.state.oh.us
Mailing Address
884 Coitsville-Hubbard Rd , Youngstown, OH 44505

NERC is for State Prison offenders sentenced anywhere from one year to life by the State Court in the county where the charges were filed

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

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You can support your loved ones at NERC on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 216-771-6460.

Located at 2675 E 30th St in Cleveland, OH, NERC carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. NERC offers diverse educational and vocational programs aimed at equipping offenders for successful reintegration into society and reducing recidivism. Through these initiatives, inmates gain skills and confidence, fostering personal growth and resilience.

When someone you care about ends up in a state prison, it can be tough to navigate the ins and outs of the system. From figuring out how to stay in touch to understanding what you can do to make their time easier, it can feel overwhelming. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get the lowdown on ODRC - Northeast Reintegration Center (NERC) so you can stay connected and support your loved one during their time inside.

While incarcerated, reading is often the best use of time. Please note that books and magazines, puzzles, and word searches ordered for inmates must come directly from the publisher. This policy ensures that the items are new, untampered, and comply with the facility's regulations. Prisons and jails enforce this rule to prevent the introduction of contraband or prohibited materials. By restricting orders to publishers, the facility can better maintain security and control over the content entering the institution. Any books or magazines not received directly from the publisher will be rejected and not delivered to the inmate.

NRC is a minimum-security prison housing around 605 female inmates, exceeding its designed capacity of 350. Despite the higher occupancy, NRC maintains its reputation as one of Ohio's safest facilities within the Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections. The core objective of NRC is to facilitate the successful transition of female inmates back into society by offering extensive rehabilitation programs.

Inmates at NRC are required to participate in a range of rehabilitation initiatives, including academic courses, mental health treatment, and vocational training. For those without diplomas, adult basic education classes and opportunities to earn a GED are available. Vocational courses encompass horticulture and administrative technologies, providing inmates with practical skills for employment upon release.

A distinctive aspect of NRC is its array of unique programs tailored to address various needs and challenges faced by inmates. These programs cover diverse areas such as anger management (Cage Your Rage), financial literacy (Money Smarts), trauma therapy (Mosaic), and military preparation, emphasizing discipline and leadership skills. Additionally, the Faith-Based Reintegration Program offers spiritual, emotional, and family-centered support to inmates, facilitated by NRC staff and local religious volunteers.

Other notable programs at NRC include Responsible Family Life Skills, Victims Awareness, and Moving On, each addressing specific aspects of personal development and rehabilitation. These initiatives aim to enhance self-awareness, communication skills, and understanding of the impact of crime on victims. Roots of Success focuses on environmental literacy and job readiness, preparing inmates for employment opportunities in the green economy.

In terms of offender programs, NRC collaborates with various community services and organizations to provide opportunities for inmates to engage in meaningful activities. These include partnerships with universities, animal shelters, daycares, and rescue programs, allowing inmates to contribute positively to society while incarcerated.

Overall, Northeast Reintegration Center prioritizes a holistic approach to rehabilitation, recognizing the multifaceted needs of female inmates as they prepare for reintegration into society. Through a combination of education, vocational training, unique programs, and community engagement, NRC endeavors to empower inmates with the skills and resources necessary for successful reentry into the community.

Inmate Locator

NERC maintains a database of current inmates and their locations within the system. To locate an inmate, begin by using the DOC locator tool, which requires entering the first three letters of the inmate's first and last name, allowing for variations in spelling.

If unable to locate the desired information through free resources, users may opt to use the Arrest Record Search, which requires payment. While this option incurs a small fee, it provides access to the most up-to-date data available.

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Visitation Information

Reservations are required for all visits and must be made at least five days in advance via the online registration portal. Reservations may be made up to 30 days in advance. All visitors, including children, must register online and receive a visitor ID number. Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to confirm hours before visiting.

Visitors to NERC should not arrive more than 15 minutes before visiting hours begin. All visitors must be on the approved visitor's list and be listed on the reservation to be permitted entry.

In-Person Visitation Hours:
Tues, Sat & Sun
8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
1–5:30 p.m.

Mon
9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
2–6:30 p.m.

Video Visitation Hours:
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Ask The Inmate

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