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Halbert (BB)

Correctional Institutions Division - Substance Abuse Felony Punishment Facility

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2002

Unit Full Name: Ellen Halbert Unit

Unit Address and Phone Number: 800 Ellen Halbert Drive, Burnet, TX 78611 (512) 756-6171 (**084)

Unit Location: Off Hwy 281 South, near the airport in Burnet County, 55 miles northwest of Austin

Senior Warden: Judy Scott

Regional Director: Gilbert Campuzano, Region VI (

CI Division Deputy Director: William L. Stephens

Date Unit Established or On Line: March 1995

Total Employees *: 145

Security Employees *: 99

Non-Security Employees *: 28

Windham Education Employees *: 8

Contract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *: Medical = 10; Psychiatric = 0

Offender Gender: Female

Maximum Capacity*: 612

Custody Levels Housed: IPTC, Substance Abuse Offenders

Approximate Acreage: 223

Agricultural Operations: Contract Grazing

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical and dental services ( All services on a single level. Managed by UTMB.

Special Treatment Programs: Substance Abuse Felony Punishment Facility (SAFP)/Special Needs; In-Prison Therapeutic Community (IPTC)

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Parenting Seminar, Career and Technology Programs: Business Computer Information Systems I

Additional Programs/Services: Adult Education Program (upon availability), Project RIO, Chaplaincy Services

Community Work Projects: Services provided to city and county agencies, local school districts and Texas Parks and Wildlife

Volunteer Initiatives: Employment/Job Skills, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups, Mentoring, Religious/Faith Based Studies ( and Activities

* Data as of July 31, 2010