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Gwinnett Regional Youth Detention Center
[NE Region, District 3B]
(Located in Gwinnett County)
Tanja White, Director
650 Hi Hope Lane
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-4581
Phone: 770-995-2143
Fax: 770-339-2341

Capacity: 49 (38 Males/11 Females)

Counties Served: Gwinnett, Rockdale
Program Description:
Provides temporary, secure care and supervision to youths who are charged with crimes or who have been found guilty of crimes and are awaiting disposition of their cases by a juvenile court. Additionally, youths committed to the custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice are frequently held in secure detention while awaiting placement in one of DJJ's treatment programs or facilities.
Also provides education, individual guidance and counseling, medical services, recreation, and arts and crafts. Clothing, meals, and medical and emergency dental care are a part of each center's basic care program.

Directions from Atlanta:
Take I-85 North to Hwy 316, the Lawrenceville-Athens exit. Continue on Hwy. 316 for approximately 8 miles until you get to Hi-Hope Road. Turn left onto Hi-Hope Road. Take another left onto Hi-Hope Lane. Gwinnett RYDC will be the last building on the right at the end of Hi-Hope Lane.

   
 

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