Referrals for People Returning Home from Jail or Prison

The New York Public Library
Connections 2016
Twenty-First EditionEdited byThe Correctional Services Staff of The New York Public Library

About This Directory

Every agency listed in Connections has been personally contacted in order to provide you with current and relevant information. Where listings could not be verified by phone, the organization websites were accessed for basic program and contact information. Please be advised that the moment Connections is printed, it is out of date. Organizations change constantly––ask questions of the agency you contact for the most up-to-date information on services.


Single copies of Connections are available free of charge to incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people throughout New York State, as well as to agencies who provide services to justice involved people. Send all requests to:

Correctional Library Services The New York Public Library 445 Fifth Avenue, 6th floor New York, NY 10016

Connections 2016 is available as a PDF file online at: