Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center


Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center Alaska

Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center

Yukon Kuskokwim houses both male and female inmates.  The facility can hold approximately 200 inmates.  Most of the inmates who are housed at this facility are short term pretrial detainees.  The facility acts as an intake and classification center for the Alaska department of correction.

Inmates at this facility are allotted one hour of outdoor recreation per day when the weather permits it.  There is mental health and substance abuse program that aids in the offenders treatment.  Anger and stress management courses are given to help inmates have a better sense of self control.  Pre-release and re-entry programs help offenders get ready to adjust to life outside of prison.

Visiting Hours at Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center:

Visiting hours at Yukon Kushokwim can be contact or secure.  A Secure visit is behind a glass partition, whereas a contact visit is where you sit across from an inmate at a table.  A contact visit allows for a short embrace at the beginning and end of the visiting period.

The visiting hours are as follows:

Secure Visiting Hours
General population:
Monday-Thursday 8am-11am
Sundays and Holidays from 12:30pm-4:30pm
Monday-Thursday from 2pm-3pm
Saturdays and Holidays from 8am-10am

Contact visits are:
Monday-Thursday 7:30pm-9:00pm
Sundays and Holidays 8am-10am

Physical Address:

Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center
1000 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, Alaska 99559


(907) 543-5245

Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center
PO Box 400
Bethel, Alaska 99559