Aaron Cohn Regional Youth Detention Center
[SW Region, District 8]
(Located in Muscogee County)
Anthony Minnigan, Director
7700 Chattsworth Road
Midland, GA 31820
Phone: 706-565-4374, 706-565-4375
Capacity: 64 (48 Males/16 Females)
Counties Served: Muscogee, Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, Macon, Meriwether, Schley, Stewart, Talbot, Taylor, Troup, Pike and Webster
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:
Travel I-85 South to I-185 South to Columbus. Continue on I-185 South to Exit 10 (Macon-Phenix City). Exit 10 has two exits. The first exit is the Phenix City exit- (do not take this exit). Go under the underpass and take the Macon exit (U.S. 80/GA 22). This exit will allow you to circle back over I-185 and you will be heading east, away from Alabama. Stay on U.S. 80 East until you come to the Intersection of US 80 and FlatRock Road. Turn right onto FlatRock Road. Stay on FlatRock Road until you come to the intersection at Macon Road (two lights). Turn left on Macon Road. Stay on Macon Road until you intersect Chattsworth Road on your right. Turn right on to Chattsworth Road and drive approximately 3/4 mile. The driveway for the facility will be on your right. We are collocated with the Muscogee YDC on the same site. We will be the first facility you see when entering the entrance driveway.