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Terrell Regional Youth Detention Center
(Located in Dawson County)
Albert Medvar, Director
1666 Albany Highway
Dawson, GA 39842-8004
Phone: 229-995-8550
Fax: 229-995-8557

Capacity: 56(48 Males/8 Females)

Counties Served: Dougherty, Terrell

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:
Start out going southeast on Covington Hwy/US-278 E/GA-12 toward GA-154/Memorial Dr. Merge onto I-285 S/GA-407 S. Merge onto I-85 S/GA-403 S via EXIT 61 toward Columbus/Montgomery. Merge onto I-185 S/GA-411 S via EXIT 21 toward Columbus. Stay straight to go onto Lindsey Creek Pkwy. Merge onto GA-520 E via EXIT 1A toward Cusseta/Albany. Stay straight to go onto Rountree Dr SW. Rountree Dr SW becomes US-82 E/GA-520. 1666 Albany Hwy, Dawson, GA 39842-8004, 1666 ALBANY HWY is on the right.

Your destination is just past Don Foster Rd

If you reach Greenwave Blvd you've gone about 0.1 miles too far

   
 

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