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Rehabilitation

The Tennessee Department of Correction is dedicated to providing treatment and educational opportunities in all of its facilities.  The Division of Rehabilitative Services meets that goal and the vision and mission of the department.  The division focuses on the nine main areas:


  1. Reentry Services

  2. Education

  3. Inmate Jobs

  4. Health Services

  5. Mental Health Services

  6. Religious Services

  7. Substance Abuse & Behavioral Programs

  8. Victim Services

  9. Volunteer Opportunities

Rehabilitative Services is committed to providing every offender with the opportunity to lead successful and productive lives through cognitive changes.  Once his/her sentence is served, it is the department's goal to empower each ex-offender with skills necessary to re-enter society as an asset to the community.  Rehabilitative Services is also committed to providing quality programming to improve behavior within the institution, reduce recidivism and promote public safety.