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Default Joe F. Gurney Transfer Facility - Texas State Prison Info

Gurney (ND)

Correctional Institutions Division - Transfer Facility

ACA Accredited Unit Since August 2006

Unit Full Name: Joe F. Gurney Transfer Facility

Unit Address and Phone Number: 1385 FM 3328, Tennessee Colony, TX 75861 (903) 928-3118 (**094)

Unit Location: Six (6) miles south of Tennessee Colony on FM 645 in Anderson County

Senior Warden: Dennis Miller

Regional Director: Robert Eason , Region II

CI Division Deputy Director: William L. Stephens

Date Unit Established or On Line: December 1993

Total Employees *: 471

Security Employees *: 341

Non-Security Employees *: 84

Windham Education Employees *: 13

Contract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *: Medical = 30; Psychiatric = 3

Offender Gender: Male

Maximum Capacity*: 2,128

Custody Levels Housed: G1 - G3, Transient

Approximate Acreage: 20,518 (Co-located with Coffield, Michael, Powledge and Beto)

Agricultural Operations: Beto, Gurney, Coffield, Michael and Powledge work in cooperation: Cow/Calf Operation, Swine Farrowing/Nursery/Finishing Operations, Security Horses/Dogs, Poultry Laying Operation, Farm Shop and Unit Garden

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Offender Intake/Receiving, Substance Abuse Screening and Assessment, UTMB Department of Education and Professional Development (DEPD) Training, Pre-Service, In-Service and Specialized Training

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

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention, Perspectives and Solutions

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

Community Work Projects: Services provided to county agencies, Habitat for Humanity, the Texas department of Transportation and Texas Parks and Wildlife.

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

* Data as of July 31, 2010

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