Exclusive NYCDOC Benefits & Discounts


In addition to the exceptional benefits offered by the City of New York (such as health, retirement and education), NYC Department of Correction employees also have access to additional exclusive benefits:

Correction Assistance Response for Employees (C.A.R.E.) offers a wide range of services to NYCDOC employees, including: confidential counseling, hospital visits, military support, outreach and victims’ services.Employees and their immediate family members can also utilize the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to obtain licensed, confidential support on a range of issues – making the NYCDOC, the only City law enforcement agency with this benefit.

Financial Fitness Sessions: NYCDOC employees have access to dedicated financial planners and financial advisors who provide general and customized financial advice for employees on everything financial, including: investing, home ownership, retirement, wealth planning and more.

Health & Wellness: Onsite yoga, meditation and fitness classes – taught by certified professionals – are just some of the benefits of being a NYCDOC employee.

Professional Development: Our Organizational Learning & Development (OL&D) team provides employees with ongoing workshops on topics including: management, leadership, communication and time management. Other exclusive professional development offerings for NYCDOC employees include:

           Career Counseling: Employees have access to free, confidential career counseling. In a one-on-one session, a Human Resources career counselor will review the employee’s professional objectives and help them devise a blueprint for success.

        •    Corrections Idea Lab: A partnership with a top-tier NYC university, designed to provide leadership training opportunities to eligible employees.

        •    Captains’ Leadership Initiative for Management & Beyond (CLIMB) is an intensive program, offered in partnership with John Jay College of Criminal Justice, that prepares Correction Officers for future leadership opportunities in the Department.

        •    Prep Courses are taught by seasoned NYCDOC employees, and prepare employees for upcoming promotional exams to help them advance to next level of their career.

Education Opportunities: Through our partnership with select educational institutions, NYCDOC employees receive exclusive discounts to online degrees offered through Adler University, Concordia College – New York, Concordia University – Nebraska/Portland, DeVry University - Keller Graduate School of Management, St. Thomas University and Wilkes University.

Other exclusive discounts: NYCDOC employees receive discounts on tickets to events at Barclays Center; Bikram Yoga NYC; mobile phone and cable service; Disney World and much more.