FDC looks to improve former inmate job opportunities

Release: FDC and CareerSource Florida Partner to Provide Inmates Valuable Employment Skills TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections and CareerSource Florida are partnering to provide training opportunities to incarcerated individuals which will enable them…

Eight FDC Correctional Institutions Earn Reaccreditation

Press Release: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The American Correctional Association (ACA) reaccredited eight Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) correctional institutions during the ACA’s 2020 Summer Conference panel hearings. “Each reaccreditation is further affirmation that Florida’s correctional institutions are…

FDC offers $1K hiring bonus statewide

Release: FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) announces $1,000 hiring bonuses for new hires at institutions statewide. Applicants who complete their correctional officer certification through either FDC or certain…

FDC Honors Correctional Employee Appreciation Week

Release: FDC Recognizes Correctional Employee Appreciation Week TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) is pleased to recognize the unwavering commitment of Florida’s correctional professionals by celebrating Correctional Employee Appreciation Week May 3-9, 2020.…

FDC Recognizes National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Release: FDC Recognizes Volunteer Appreciation Week 2020 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) is proud to recognize National Volunteer Appreciation Week April 19-25. This week presents an opportunity to honor FDC volunteers for…