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Hodge (HD)

Correctional Institutions Division - Developmentally Disabled Program

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2008

Unit Full Name: Jerry H. Hodge Unit

Unit Address and Phone Number: PO Box 999, Rusk, TX 75785
(903) 683-5781 (**075)

Unit Location: 379 FM 2972, west of Hwy 69 North in Cherokee County

Senior Warden: Tommie Haynes

Regional Director: Robert Eason, Region II (

CI Division Deputy Director: William L. Stephens

Date Unit Established or On Line: March 1995

Total Employees *: 347

Security Employees *: 264

Non-Security Employees *: 41

Windham Education Employees *: 15

Contract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *: Medical = 4; Psychiatric = 23

Offender Gender: Male

Maximum Capacity*: 989

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, Intellectually Impaired

Approximate Acreage: 58 (Co-located with Skyview); (Additional 92 leased acres)

Agricultural Operations: None

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental ( and mental health services. Managed by UTMB.

Special Treatment Programs: Developmentally Disabled Program (DDP) for males

Educational Programs:Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Special Education (Adaptive Skills), CHANGES/Pre-Release, English as a Second Language, Cognitive Intervention, Life MattersCareer and Technology Programs: Custodial Technician; Landscape Design, Construction and Maintenance; Personal and Family Development

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

Community Work Projects: Services provided to city and county agencies and local organizations.

Volunteer Initiatives: Substance Abuse Education, Support Groups, Mentoring, Religious/Faith Based Studies ( and Activities, Family Visitation Center

* Data as of July 31, 2010