Grand Valley Institution for Women
1575 Homer Watson Blvd.
Kitchener, ON, N2P 2C5
Note: Information below may no longer be accurate. Please contact the Institution directly for up-to-date information.
Grand Valley Institution is a Federal penitentiary exclusively for female inmates serving Federal sentences. It opened in 1997 and can hold upto 215 female Federal offenders in a minimum and medium security setting.
Visitation Information: Visitors must call ahead to be given a visitation time slot. Upto 4 adults and unlimited children can visit at a time.
Do I need to be on an Incarcerated persons visitors list?
Yes, visiting application form must be filled out. If there are children visiting then a child waiver application must be filled out for the child as well.
Click here to download any official forms from Correctional Service Canada: https://www.csc-scc.gc.ca/forms/index-eng.shtml
How can I schedule a visit?
All visits must be booked at least 72 hours in advance.
Length of visit: Varies
Number of visits per week: Each visitor can visit the inmate once per week
Number of visitors per visit: 4 (not including infants)
Can I drop off money when I visit:
Cash and Money orders
Due to Covid-19 restrictions and potential changes with Visitation process, click here to visit the Correctional Service Canada Website and review visitation requirements.
* Be sure to call ahead as visitation hours may change