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Ware (DW)

Correctional Institutions Division - Transfer Facility

ACA Accredited Unit Since April 2007

Unit Full Name: Dick Ware Transfer Facility

Unit Address and Phone Number: 1681 South FM 3525, Colorado City, TX 79512 (325) 728-2162 (**104)

Unit Location: Off IH-20, Exit # 215, south on FM 3525 in Mitchell County

Senior Warden: Eric Guerrero

Regional Director: Jason Heaton, Region V (

CI Division Deputy Director: William L. Stephens

Date Unit Established or On Line: April 1997

Total Employees *: 225

Security Employees *: 159

Non-Security Employees *: 37

Windham Education Employees *: 11

Contract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *: Medical = 18; Psychiatric = 0

Offender Gender: Male

Maximum Capacity*: 916

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, Transient

Approximate Acreage: 336 (Co-located with Wallace)

Agricultural Operations: Wallace and Ware work in cooperation: Hay Production, Security Horses/Dogs, Unit Garden
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical and dental services ( Telemedicine Services available. Managed by Texas Tech.

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive InterventionCareer and Technology Programs: Construction Carpentry, Landscape Design, Construction and Maintenance

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

Community Work Projects: None

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

* Data as of July 31, 2010