Tennessee Prison for Women
Administrator: Debra Johnson
Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmates are allowed to receive letters and photos (no polaroids, or nude photos). Your complete name and address must be written legibly in the return address area of the envelope. When sending correspondence always include the inmates name and Identification number as the mailing address above shows, if you know the housing unit please list that as well. Do not mark the envelope or letter in any way. No stamps, pens or pencils, small trinkets, or jewelry or other items should ever be mailed with the correspondence. Staples, paperclips, lipstick, perfume, crayon art, stickers, drawings or markings of any kind will result in the correspondence being returned. Inmates may also receive New paperback books, magazines, newspapers or other printed matter mailed directly from Amazon.com (Be sure to include the inmate name and ID number and send to the inmate mailing address above).
Family members and friends can send money to an inmate by means of United States Postal Money Order. Include the inmates name and ID number on the money order and send to the inmate at the inmate mailing address provided above.
The Tennessee department of correction encourages friends and family members of inmates who demonstrate a good influence to communicate and visit with an inmate. This can help in the rehabilitation process, and eventually with his or her reintegration back into society. Below are important things you should know if you are planning on visiting an inmate incarcerated in the Tennessee Department of Corrections.
You must be on the inmate's approved visitation list prior to visiting.
Visiting Hours are as follows:
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Friday night 5:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. (for those unable to visit on the weekends)
State Holiday 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. only
Click here to access the guide to visiting an inmate.
How to do an inmate search in Tennessee
Want to find information about an inmate incarcerated in Tennessee? Access the Tennessee database of inmates here.