NY State Department of Corrections and Community Suprvision
This website includes information on how to find a facility, rules regarding visitation, a guide for friends and families of inmates, a review of programs available for counseling, rehabilitation, and re-entry, as well as the laws governing corrections.
For families preparing for the return of a family member that will be on parole, see this checklist of items to review to support a smooth return “Coming Home” – A FAMILY’S GUIDE to REUNIFICATION.
If your family member is currently incarcerated, see Handbook for the Families and Friends of New York State DOCCS Offenders for information on important topics such as sending mail, visiting, and health services.
NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, New York 12226-2050