The staff at Halifax Apparel Plant is committed to providing a positive workplace that develops and sustains job satisfaction, while equipping inmates with the job skills necessary for re-entry into society. The production is dedicated to manufacturing quality apparel at a competitive price.


The plant produces apparel & other textiles used in the prison system and for non-profit organizations.

60 inmates are employed in the following positions:

  • Machine operators
  • Product cutters
  • Quality control inspectors
  • Leadman facilitators
  • Machine mechanics
  • Safety stewards
  • Custodians

Products include:

  • T-shirts (white & orange)
  • Nightshirts (navy)
  • Boxer shorts (white)
  • Men’s briefs (white)
  • Laundry bags (15 varieties based on colors & sizes)
  • Sheets
  • Pillowcases