Department of Corrections and Community Supervision

Visitation Rules, Regulations, Policies and Procedures

New York State Correctional Facilities are located across the state as depicted in the maps of prison locations . A master list includes a phone number, mailing address, security level, and specific visitation information for each correctional facility within the Department. To locate a specific facility and its visitation policy, click here  391 KB .

All information is updated bi-annually however DOCCS encourages all visitors to call the facility of choice PRIOR to visiting to confirm the visitation policy.

Visiting Program Guidelines and PDF in English  661 KB (y espaňol)  661 KB .

For more information regarding:
Identification, Infant Care, Search Procedure, Dress Code, Medical & Special Access and Misconduct/violations refer to the DOCCS Family Guide. A sample Visitor Check List is also available.