Program Services

Two lines of Gowanda CF college graduates in their caps and gowns

Congratulations, Gowanda Graduates!

Learn more about the programs DOCCS offers its incarcerated population.
Program Services

DOCCS offers an extensive array of programs and services for incarcerated individuals to assist them in redirecting their lives and becoming productive, law-abiding members of society.

Programs include guidance and counseling services, library and law library services, religious services, educational and vocational training, alcohol and substance abuse treatment, family development, and many others.

Programs Goals
Goal 1

To provide educational programs and vocational training, library services, counseling and treatment services. 

Goal 2

To provide opportunities for religious practices, family services, and volunteer programs at each facility.

Goal 3

To provide continuous Temporary Release programs and transitional services to assist with reintegration.

Lend a Hand
Learn about volunteering opportunities in a correctional environment.