East Boise Community Reentry Center

Physical Address:
2366 Old Penitentiary Road
Boise, ID 83712


The East Boise Community Reentry Center opened in July 1980 as the first reentry center in Idaho. In September 1989, it became an all-female facility. A new addition was built in 2002, increasing the facility's capacity. The facility currrently houses 124 female residents who are classified as minimum custody. An expansion of 24 beds was scheduled for the Spring os 2019.

EBCRC residents are afforded the privilege of treatment programs, support groups, community service, community-based employment, and other options to promote a positive and successful reentry into the community. 


  • Visiting schedules are subject to change based on emergency situations.
  • EBCRC has a set visiting schedule and check-in time. Visitors who are not on time, will be turned away.
  • Special visits must be approved in advance by the CRC manager or designee.

Please read and be familiar with the Visiting Rules for Residents and Visitors and complete the Visiting Application Adult or Visiting Application Minor Child (if applicable) before visiting the facility

*Please note:

Contraband: Idaho Code 18-2510 states that a person commits a crime by knowingly introducing or possessing contraband in a correctional facility. Contraband includes but is not limited to tobacco, cell phone(s) or telecommunication equipment, controlled/illegal substances, firearms or dangerous weapons, ammunition/explosives, and escape tools or devices. Violations are punishable by imprisonment of up to 5 years and/or fine of up to $10,000.

Visiting Areas are defined as the designated area in the backyard, the day room and the front porch.  

East Boise Community Reentry Center Visiting Schedule:

Room  1st Check-In Visiting Hours Room  1st Check-In Visiting Hours
1-6 11:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m. 11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 7-12 11:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

  2nd Check-In Visiting Hours   2nd Check-In  Visiting Hours
7-12 1:45 p.m.–2:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m. 1-6 1:45 p.m.–2:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.


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