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Eastham (EA)

Correctional Institutions Division - Prison

ACA Accredited Unit Since January 1999

Unit Full Name: Eastham Unit
Unit Address and Phone Number: 2665 Prison Road #1, Lovelady, TX 75851
(936) 636-7321 (**009)
Unit Location: Thirteen miles west of Trinity on FM 230 in Houston County
Senior Warden: Billy Lewis
Regional Director: Tony O'Hare, Region I
CI Division Deputy Director: Billy Hirsch
Date Unit Established or On Line: April 1917
Total Employees *: 583
Security Employees *: 454
Non-Security Employees *: 96
Windham Education Employees *: 6
Contract Medical and Mental Health Employees *: Medical = 25; Mental Health = 2
Offender Gender: Male
Maximum Capacity*: Unit: 2,153
Trusty Camp: 321
Custody Levels Housed: G1-G4, Administrative Segregation, Outside Trusty, Transient
Approximate Acreage: 12,789
Agricultural Operations: Cow/Calf and Heifer Development Operations, Egg Laying Operation, Farm Shop, Feedmill and Grain Storage, Edible and Field Crops, Security Horses, Security Pack Canines, Swine Farrowing/Nursery/Finishing Operations
Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: Garment Factory
Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance
Additional Operations: None
Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental, and mental health services. Digital Medical Services (DMS), electronic specialty clinics, and CPAP accommodating housing available. Managed by UTMB.
Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention
Career and Technology Programs: Automotive Specialization (Engine Performance); Painting and Decorating
Lee College Academic
Lee College Vocational: Food Service Preparation; Advanced Food Service Preparation
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 city agencies and local school districts.
Volunteer Initiatives: Literacy/Education, Employment/Job Skills, Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups, Mentoring, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities, Post-Release Housing

* Data as of September 15, 2016