Kentucky Correctional Institute for Women

Kentucky Correctional Institution for Women (KCIW) is a prison located in unincorporated Shelby County, Kentucky, near Pewee Valley, Kentucky, operated by the Kentucky Department of Corrections.[1] Until the 2010 conversion of the Western Kentucky Correctional Complex into a women's prison, KCIW was the only state owned and operated women's prison in Kentucky. The prison continues to house all levels of inmates including all female death row inmates. It opened in 1938 and had a prison population of 721 as of 2007..

Kentucky Correctional Institute for Women Contact Details

Address: 3000 Ash Ave., Shelby, KY
City: Pewee Valley
Zip: 40056
Phone 1: 502-241-8454
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Saturday 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Holiday 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM