2520 Lisburn Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011
one of three commissary distribution centers that assist in providing goods to
more than 49,000 inmates housed at twenty-seven state correctional
institutions. There are currently 81
inmates employed at the commissary distribution center in Mahanoy. This commissary distribution center delivers
to nine of the state correctional institutions including SCI-Coal Township,
SCI-Dallas, SCI-Waymart, SCI-Retreat, SCI-Graterford, SCI-Frackville,
SCI-Mahanoy, SCI-Camp Hill and SCI-Chester.
commissary distribution centers allow inmates to purchase toiletries, snack
goods, postage and some discretionary clothing articles. All money spent on commissary items come from
each individual’s inmate account unit.
Since inmates are under the care, custody and control of the state, we
ensure that inmates are receiving an acceptable level of quality in their