Turley Residential Center

Turley Residential Center for Women is a 289-bed female halfway house located on 40 acres in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Avalon purchased the Turley property in 1997 and completely renovated it in 2002 to provide a quality homelike facility for female offenders. Turley provides a number of female specific programs onsite for job training programs that include training classes for dog grooming which has a 100% job placement rate. 

Turley has a long list of community programs that come into the facility and offer resume writing, professional clothing for interviews, computer skills classes, food service training classes, assist in finding affordable child care and affordable housing, transportation, medical assistance. Turley also provides a number of counseling programs specific to women and children, family unification, substance abuse, anger management, parenting classes, money management/budgeting and shopping. Turley is accredited by the American Correctional Association. Turley also offers a 30 day / 100 hour cognitive based transitional program that has been highly successful.


The Turley House

“Turley House” is located on the same grounds as the Turley Residential Center for women. The Turley House is a place women and children can be together in a homelike setting. Turley house offers an exceptional Girl Scout program whereby the moms and daughters attend Girl Scout classes at Turley House. The Girl Scout program has been featured on NBC. A number of community programs, neighborhood parties and family programs are held at Turley House. You have a home environment to assist in the transition for moms and their children.

Assistant Administrator: Janice Barnett
Email: jbarnett@avcor.net

Administrator: Alice Gregory
Email: agregory@avcor.net

Alice Denise Gregory was named administrator at Turley Residential Center in 2005. She previously served as assistant administrator at Riverside Intermediate Sanction Unit. Gregory started her corrections career as a correctional officer at Avalon Correctional Center in Tulsa, Okla. in 1999. She later served as a sergeant, lieutenant and operations supervisor.


Turley Residential Center
6101 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Tulsa, OK 74126

Phone: 918-425-0275  |  Fax: 918-425-0278