Grafton Correctional Institution Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: February 4, 2023
2500 South Avon Belden Road, Grafton, OH, 44044

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In 1976 the Grafton Correctional Institution was established by the Ohio Legislature in 1976 as part of Legislative Bill 984. In June of 1979, the construction of this facility was finished and was opened in August of 1979. The Ohio Department of Corrections manages this facility. 

The Grafton Correctional Institution is a 160-bed maximum custody, reception, diagnostic, evaluation, assessment, classification and assignment facility located in Grafton, OH. 

There are nine inmate housing units and a skilled nursing facility, which includes 12 licensed skilled nursing beds and a fully-staffed initial admission clinic within the Grafton Correctional Institution. This facility is a single structure with two stories. On the upper level, there are administrative offices and the skilled nursing facility. The lower level includes programming areas, including a gymnasium and custody and case management offices as well as all the other inmate housing. 

Since 1981 the Grafton Correctional Institution has been accredited by the American Correctional Association.

The Grafton Correctional Institution provides a number of educational programs for its inmates which includes the following:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • G. E. D. 
  • College Courses
  • Metro Community College Credit Classes

The Grafton Correctional Institution also provides a large amount of non-clinical programs that are designed to address the way a person thinks and behaves. Volunteers and NDCS staff members, including security staff, unit staff, teachers, and administrators are the ones who make these programs happen. This facility also provides a large variety of clinical treatments as well. Just several of these programs are listed below but there are many more:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression
  • Aggression Replacement Therapy (ART)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy-Anxiety Group
  • Anger Management
  • Continuing Care-Sex Offender Program
  • Major Mental Health Group
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy
  • Violence Reduction Program

The Grafton Correctional Institution also provides a large variety of vocational and life skills training for its inmates to participate in.

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Grafton Correctional Institution
2500 South Avon Belden Road, Grafton, OH, 44044

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Jail Name Grafton Correctional Institution
Jail Type State Prison
Authority: Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
State Ohio
County Lorain County
Web Page website
Address 2500 South Avon Belden Road, Grafton, OH, 44044
City Grafton
Zip 44044
Phone 440-748-1161


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