For the quickest response to questions or concerns regarding the Department of Corrections, please submit a message using the contact form on this page. When contacting us, please provide enough detail for us to properly respond or route your message. Thank you.
General Agency ContactMailing Address:
Virginia Department of Corrections
P.O. Box 26963
Richmond, VA 23261-6963
The contact information below is only for specific topics or questions. These units will only be able to provide assistance on those respective topics. Questions or correspondence not pertinent to their units will be directed to the General Agency Contact information above.
ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) ContactCoordinator:
Court & LegalPhone Number:
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)Email Address:
Health & Medical
Only questions regarding health and medical concerns at VADOC facilities (not local jails) should be sent to this email address. We will review the concern with the facility staff and send a written response to the named offender.
Human ResourcesEmail Address (Job Openings):
Only questions regarding job openings should be sent to this email address:
Email Address (Employment Verifications):
Only questions regarding employment and salary verifications should be sent to this email address:
PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act) ContactIf you were, or someone you know was, sexually abused or sexually harassed while in custody or under the supervision of the Virginia Department of Corrections, Please call the confidential reporting hotline. The VADOC will ensure that all staff, contractors, volunteers, offenders and probationers are free from retaliation for reporting occurrences of sexual abuse or sexual harassment.
Confidential Reporting Hotline:
For information or assistance regarding PREA please call:
Website Technical Issues ContactEmail Address: