Coleman Hall

3950 D Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Phone: (215) 203-1895
Fax: (215) 634-3760
Contracting Agency:
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, Bucks County Department of Corrections

350 males


Tranquility (Parole Violators):
A - M: Saturday, 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
N - Z: Saturday, 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Harmony/Serenity (Work Release):
A - Z: Sunday: Sunday, 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm

* All Visitors are expected to arrive for registration 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the visitation period, for example arriving 11:30 am for 12:00 pm visit.

Alphabet shown above pertains to the Last Name of the person you are visiting, for example PV resident John Doe would be Saturday from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm.

Coleman Hall Visitation schedule and rules "click here"

-Wednesday (4pm-8pm) & Friday (4pm-8pm). One Drop off per week.
-Exception: Residents can have a drop-off within the first 72 hrs of their arrival (Often Referred to as an “Emergency Drop-Off”)

Click here for information on Drop off.


  • Coleman Hall opened in October of 2001. 
  • Offenders are referred through the PA Dept. of Corrections, the PA Board of Probation and Parole, or the Bucks County Dept. of Corrections.
  • Coleman Hall is named after Joseph E. Coleman, former President of the Philadelphia City Council, who was a noted scientist, attorney, and legislator.


  • Coleman Hall provides a full array of residential reentry treatment services designed to reduce recidivism.
  • Coleman Hall provides individual assessments, individual and group counseling, substance abuse treatment, educational services, employment readiness, life skills, and aftercare/alumni services.
  • Coleman Hall includes a secure facility for Technical Parole Violators (TPV) that specializes in changing criminal thinking and addictive behaviors.
  • The goal of Coleman Hall is to provide an intensive treatment program that emphasizes the social skills necessary to successfully reenter society.
  • Coleman Hall is accredited by the American Correctional Association (ACA) and scored a perfect 100% on all mandatory and non-mandatory standards during its last accreditation.



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