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Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center (Formerly New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility)

Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center (Formerly New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility)

Customer base: New Mexico Department of Corrections - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Leased since 2021
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1700 East Old Highway 66; Mailing: P.O. Box 800, Grants, NM 87020
Phone: 505-287-2941 Fax: 505-285-6828

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Programming Opportunities
Life Skills

Community Activities

Future Foundation Family Center, Cibola Chamber of Commerce, Grants VFW and Auxiliary, Grants/Cibola County Schools, American Legion, Disabled Veterans, Grants Main Street, Roberta's Place, Grants Food Pantry, Local Law Enforcement, Elks Lodge, Knights of Columbus, CYFD (Children Youth and Family), Cibola General Hospital and Rotary

Facility Reports

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Facility Awards

Accreditation by the American Correctional Association (ACA)

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Inmates at Northwest New Mexico Facility Earn College Degrees

April 22, 2021

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Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

This facility is currently inactive. To submit a notification of an allegation of sexual abuse made by individuals previously housed at this facility, please contact Eric Pierson, Sr. Director of PREA Programs and Compliance at


Institutional employers seeking PREA background information on former employees of this facility should contact Margaret Houston in CoreCivic Human Resources at

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