Kalamazoo - Chicago Ave.


Located at 537 Chicago Avenue this is one of three facilities in Kalamazoo. The facility is on the east side of Kalamazoo and has been operating at this location since January of 2010. KPEP Chicago provides residential services to both male and female clients.


Standard Residential

Work Release

Drug Court

Federal Bureau of Prisons/U.S. Probation and Pre-Trial Services

Transitional Housing

Residential Substance Abuse

Facility Leadership



Stacey Thompson graduated from Western Michigan University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Sociology. Stacey completed her WMU internship at the Olmstead location in January of 2008. After her internship, she was hired as a resident coordinator. She was promoted to case manager in 2010 and soon thereafter became the federal case manager. In 2012 Stacey was promoted to program manager at the Park Street facility. Stacey is a member of the Kalamazoo Downtown Lions Club.