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Old 05-08-2008, 07:42 PM
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Do you know how long the wait list for Halbert unit is
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I'm not sure but I hear that it might be getting shorter with some beds having been added. Hopefully someone will be along to give you a better answer.

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i was just in harris county and there was a girl in there who has been waiting to go to safp since nov....and this time isnt counting for anything except back time, and shes moving to north texas after she finishes everything to do with safp....so her time is counting for nothing right now
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My son had to wait in County for three months for a bed to open. He eventually went to Glossbrenner. Thankful he has been home for about 3 years now! If you have any questions just let us know. We are here to help.
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Hiya Mary ~

As BB's mom said - mind waited in Harris County for three months first round and longer the second. I don't know that it's different for other counties though. I've also read here somewhere of some counties which will allow them to be bonded out and report to their county facility prior to their safp send off.

I would bank on at least three months though. Wish we had better news for you!

J
48 hours and my baby will be in H-town!! whooooo hooooooo !!!
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my husband was told 6-8 weeks when he was sentenced to SAFP, but he only had to wait 4 1/2 weeks. he was going to SAFP special needs. his probation officer said she couldn't say exactly which unit he would be going to, but it was one of 2 special needs units, either Huntsville or Richmond. he ended up at the Estelle Unit in Huntsville on May 12, 2008.
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My gal had about a six week wait to catch chain from county to Halbert. They are currently running 6-9 weeks behind tranferring from Halbert to a HWH.
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