Goodman Correctional Institution

aerial view of institution

4556 Broad River Road
Columbia, SC 29210
(803) 896-8565
Warden: Jannita Gaston
Opened: 1970
Security: Level 1-B (Males)
Special Mission: The Institution provides inmate labor crews throughout the Broad River Complex to include Facilities Management, Food Service Warehouse, Canteen Warehouse, Commissary Warehouse, Vehicle Maintenance and Transportation, Bus Depot, Prison Industries, Farm, Horticulture and Grounds.
Education: Work Keys and GED preparation.
Vocational Training: Small Engine School.
Health Care: Routine medical care provided on site with 24-hour emergency care available; dental care provided on Broad River Complex.
Programs: Religious services, volunteer services, Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous.
Community Services: Provides inmate labor crews to the City of Columbia, the South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Department of Juvenile Justice and the South Carolina Department of Public Safety; provides a correctional officer-supervised inmate litter crew who picks up trash along interstate highways.


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