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LaPorte Juvenile Correctional Facility

 Facility Summary

Established
2017

Security Level
Maximum

Avg Daily Population
Calendar Year 2017: 40

Housing
Dormitories

 

Warden
John Galipeau

Address
2407 N 500 W
La Porte, IN 46350
 
Phone Number
(219) 326-9898
 
LaPorte Juvenile Correctional Facility (LPJCF) provides a safe, supportive environment for committed female youth and encourages the development of responsible young women.  LPJCF  is a maximum security juvenile correctional facility that has the ability to house 62 female youth. LaPorte Juvenile is the only female correctional facility in Indiana and the only reception and diagnostic center for newly committed female youth.
 
LPJCF offers a number of programs that address the needs of the youth population, including:  Voices, Growing Great Girls, Cage your Rage for Women, Addiction Recovery Services, WHY Try and other programs. There are also a number of volunteer programs for the youth to participate in.
 
Community Advisory Board

This Community Advisory Board is for the Indiana State Prison, LaPorte Juvenile Correctional Facility, and Westville Correctional Facility.

2017 CAB Members