HOURS: 9:00AM TO 3:00PM
DAYS: Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays
The Department of Corrections creates a safer Georgia by effectively managing offenders and providing opportunities for positive change. Ensure public safety and effectively house offenders while operating a safe and secure facility. Also house close security offenders with behavioral problems and assist them in returning to a general population status and the ability to transfer to a lower security prison. (Sex Offender Release Site) Host facility for Bacon Probation Detention Center and Appling Integrated Treatment Facility.
Consists of eight housing units with 50 double cells each. Infirmary has 12 beds, Segregation has 150 beds. A Fast Track Unit contains four dormitories with 54 beds each. Old Ware consists of 112 beds and I building consist of four dorms for a total of 256 beds.
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Take I-75S to Tifton. Exit at US-82 and turn left. Follow US-82 to Ware County, approximately 65 miles to Ware County Airport Exit. Turn left onto Fulford Road. At end of Fulford Road, turn left onto Harris Road and follow the signs to Ware State Prison.
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