Harnett Correctional Institution



Harnett Correctional Institution North Carolina

Harnett Correctional Institution

Harnett Correctional Institution is a medium security prison located in Lillington North Carolina.  It is a prison that can house 954 adult males in dormitories.  Harnett Correctional Institution consists of eight housing units, each with several dormitories.  An additional 34 single occupancy cells are used for disciplinary and administrative segregation.  The Correctional Enterprise program operates a soap and cleaning products manufacturing plant on site that employs 65 inmates who work in the production and packaging of these products.  A second Correctional Enterprise venture at this facility processes frozen foods and meats for use in correctional facilities throughout the state and employs an additional 60 inmates.  Other jobs available for offenders at Harnett Correctional Institution include working on Department of Transportation road crews, working in facility maintenance, and performing kitchen and cafeteria work.

Harnett Correctional Institution offers classes in adult basic education and the ability to obtain a GED.  Vocational courses at this prison include masonry, auto repair, culinary arts, electronics, electrical wiring, and welding.  Offenders who are incarcerated for sex crimes will receive treatment through the "Sex Offender Accountability and Responsibility Program", which is a 20 week program offered through mental health services.

Visiting Hours at Harnett Correctional Institution:

All visitation at Harnett Correctional Institution is by appointment only.  Appointments must be made at least three days in advance by calling (910)-893-2614.  Visitation occurs on Sundays from 8:30am-4pm, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:30am-5pm.  Inmates have legal visitation on Wednesdays from 9:30am-2:30pm.

Physical Address:

Harnett Correctional Institution
1210 E. McNeil Street 
Lillington, NC 27546



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Harnett Correctional Institution
Box 1569
Lillington, NC 27546