Ware Youth Center
Coushatta, LA

Coushatta, LA


     Ware Youth Center is accredited by the American Correctional Association and is also licensed by the State of Louisiana. Ware Youth Center is also a member of the American Correctional Association (ACA) and the Correctional Accreditation Managers’ Association (CAMA).

Ware Youth Center is located approximately 3 ½ miles outside the town of Coushatta in Red River Parish, State of Louisiana on US Highway 71. Red River Parish is in the northwestern quadrant of the state, and Coushatta, the parish seat, is 25 miles east of Mansfield, 32 miles northwest of Natchitoches and 52 miles southeast of Bossier City. The facility is uniquely positioned on 125 acres that adds significant artistic value to the rural setting.