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Terrell (R3)

Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

ACA Accredited Unit Since January 2003

Unit Full Name: C.T. Terrell Unit
Unit Address and Phone Number: 1300 FM 655, Rosharon, TX 77583
(281) 595-3481 (**027)
Unit Location: Four miles west of FM 521 on FM 655 in Brazoria County
Senior Warden: Michael Bates
Regional Director: Maricia Jackson, Region III
Deputy Division Director: John Werner
Date Unit Established or On Line: September 1983
Total Employees: 466
Security Employees: 345
Non-Security Employees: 81
Windham Education Employees: 8
Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees: Medical = 30; Mental Health = 2
Inmate Gender: Male
Capacity: Unit: 1,389
Trusty Camp: 214
Custody Levels Housed: G1-G3, Outside Trusty
Approximate Acreage: 14,667 (Co-located with Ramsey and Stringfellow)
(Additional 2,200 leased acres)
Agricultural Operations: Terrell, Ramsey, and Stringfellow work in cooperation: Cotton Gin, Cow/Calf Operation, Edible and Field Crops, Farm Shop, Fresh Vegetable Cannery, Grain Dryer/Storage, Alfalfa Dehydrator, Swine Finishing Operation, Security Horses, and Security Pack Canines.
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: Southern Region Mechanical Shop
Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance
Additional Operations: Southern Region Offender Transportation; Office of the Inspector General Regional Headquarters
Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Medical care available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Infirmary with 12 assisted living beds. Telemedicine, Digital Medical Services (DMS), and audiology available. Type I Geriatric Facility. All services on a single level, including assisted disability services (ADS) showers and CPAP accommodating housing. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention
Career and Technology Programs: Electrical Trades; Welding
Additional Programs/Services: Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), Peer Education, Reentry Planning, Chaplaincy Services, Crime Stoppers, GO KIDS Initiative
Community Work Projects: Services provided to county agencies.
Volunteer Initiatives: Literacy/Education, Employment/Job Skills, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Support Groups, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities