Union Correctional Institution

25636 NE SR-16
Raiford, Florida
Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1000
Raiford, Florida
Routine Inmate Mail Info


(386) 431-2000
(386) 431-4125
(386) 431-2016


Candice Rossman
(386) 431-2208

Text "APPLY" to DCJOB (32562) to start the application process.

New River Work Camp is now Union Work Camp under Union CI.


From East: SR-16, 11 miles west of Starke on left. From North (Macclenny): SR-121 south approximately 17 miles to SR-16 (before town of Raiford). Turn left onto SR-16. Go approximately 2 miles. The Institution is on the right.

From West (Lake City): SR-100 approximately 23 miles to SR-121 (Lake Butler), turn left. Go approximately 6 miles. Just outside town of Raiford turn right (east) onto SR-16. Go approximately 2 miles. The Institution is on the right.

Please Note: GPS systems and mapping sites such as Mapquest, Bing Maps, or Google Maps often provide incorrect directions to our prison facilities using the physical address. Please use the above directions when traveling to this prison or click the map to the right of this page.
General Information
Capacity 1,486
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Satellite Unit(s) Union Work Camp

Academic Programs

  • Adult Basic Education (Open Population & Close Management)
  • General Educational Development (Open Population & Close Management)
  • Special Education Services (Close Management)

Chaplaincy Services

  • Chapel Library Program
  • Faith- and Character-Based Dormitory
  • Kairos Week-ends
  • Religious Education
  • Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN)
  • Way Home Bridge Builders
  • Worship Services

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • Thinking for a Change
  • Hobbycraft
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Music/Band
  • Peer to Peer Dorm Program
  • Pre-Release Counseling
  • Restrictive Housing Program
  • Sports Leagues
  • Veterans Dorm Program
  • Weight Training
  • Wellness Education

P.R.I.D.E. Assignments

  • Abattoir
  • Cattle
  • Dental Lab
  • Lumber
  • Metal Products
  • Tag Plant