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Jail Programs

Jail Programs

The Boulder Boulder County Jail offers many programs to the inmates. These include:

Counseling Programs

Counseling Programs provide the following classes:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Footsteps Program For Men and Women for Co-Occurring Disorders Both Group and Individual Counseling is available to participants covering such topics as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Education Programs

Various Education Programs are available to inmates, from parenting to life skills to addiction recovery.

Health Programs

Health Programs are provided to new intakes on a weekly basis. Programs include:

  • AIDS Education (both English and in Spanish)

Library services

Library services are provided once or twice weekly include:

  • Recreational reading
  • Law Library

Living assistance

Living assistance is a voluntary program designed to help an inmate’s successful transition back into the community. Programs include:

  • Focus – Transitional Program
  • Jail to Community


Recreation time allows for the following:

  • Active Recreation
  • Passive Recreation

Religious Programs

Religious Programs are provided for inmates which include:

  • Bible Study
  • Catholic Church Services
  • Church Services (English and Spanish)
  • Set Free Ministries
  • Shekinah
  • Sunday Services
  • Vine Life


Safehouse is a program of counseling and referral. Subjects include:

  • Progressive Alliance for Non-Violence
  • Individual Counseling and Consultation available to Women with Domestic Violence Charges.
  • Educational Class Offered once a week for Women here on Domestic Violence of Assault Charges (mandatory participation).

Substance Abuse programs

Substance Abuse programs sets goals, objectives, and components of treatment:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Phoenix Project
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Educational Classes listed under Education Programs

Yoga & Meditation

Yoga is provided for inmate well being

  • Prison Dharma Network

Contact Us

Boulder County Jail

Main: 303-441-4650
Alternate: 303-441-4444
Fax: 303-441-4739


Boulder County Jail
3200 Airport Road
Boulder, CO 80301
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