Our Purpose

To represent a diverse cross section of women who have served or are serving in the New York City Department of Correction which includes female officers (all ranks) as well as female non-uniform personnel and shall include the common interest of Women in Correction within New York State. In addition, WIC is the Parent organization that will engage in partnership with any chapter throughout the United States which shall organize and promote the mission and goals outlined in Article 1 of our Bylaws.

Our Mission

  • To provide a platform that promotes informed discussion of correctional issues and concerns, promote unity and solidarity among staff as well as mentoring and career advancement.
  • To provide a medium of exchange of ideas, information, knowledge and experience in the organization which will improve professional standards of conduct for the female staff in the Department of Correction.
  • To support the goal and principles of the Department’s policies and procedures that will enhance the safety and security of personnel and provide a venue for community collaboration.
  • To recruit volunteers and sponsors that will support the endeavors of the organization and Promote educational training to enhance professional and personal livelihood.




NY Women in Correction, Inc.

Our meetings are held on the THIRD THURSDAY of every month from 6pm to 7:45pm at


First Baptist Church | 100-10 Astoria Blvd | East Elmhurst, Queens


There are many ways YOU can help our organization better serve our members.
Sign up to join any one of the following committees and get involved.