State/Gov't Agencies

NameCentral Booking
Address and PhoneCentral Booking

Borough Telephone Listings:

Bronx - (718) 681-0406
Brooklyn - (718) 643-5675
Manhattan - (212) 374-3921
Queens - (718) 268-4899
Staten Island - (718) 876-8493 
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides information about a friend or relative who has been arrested.
Enables friends and relatives to obtain information on individuals arrested in the five boroughs prior to their initial court appearance. 
NameChild Support Information
Address and PhoneChild Support Information
151 West Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10032

Phone Numbers - (212) 274 - 6482 OR (212) 274 4920
Business Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. -7 p.m., Saturdays-By Appointment only
NYS Help Line (NCPs, CPS, & Employers) - (888) 208 - 4485 (Business Hours 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
NYS Automated Information Line (NCPs, & CPS) - (800) 846 - 0773 (Open twenty four (24) hours) 
Web Site and/or 
DescriptionPay via Western Union Agents (NCPs, & CPs).
Provides information to non-custodial parents (NCPs), custodial parents (CPs), and employers regarding court ordered child support. 
NameFederal Bureau of Prisons Locator
Address and PhoneFederal Bureau of Prisons

See website for more information. 
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides a comprehensive list of Federal Bureau Of Prison facilities throughout the United States. 
NameFederal Citizens Information Center
Address and PhoneFederal Citizens Information Center

Phone Number - 1 800 FED INFO 
Web Site 
DescriptionAssists individuals in locating the correct Federal Agency that can provide assistance to them. 
NameInternal Revenue Service
Address and PhoneInternal Revenue Service (IRS)

Phone Number - 1 (800) 829-1040 
Web Site 
DescriptionPre-recorded information on various tax topics such as: alternative filing methods, exemptions, itemized deductions, child and dependents care credit and if an offender should itemize. 
NameName Changes
Address and PhonePhone Number - (212) 431-7200 
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides assistance to individuals who wish to change their name. 
NameNew York State Department of Motor Vehicles
Address and PhoneNew York State Department of Motor Vehicles

In the New York City/Metropolitan Area:
From area codes 212, 347, 646, 718, 917:

1-(212) 645-5550
- or -
1-(718) 966-6155

Open weekdays except state holidays from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Web Site 
DescriptionRenew registration online, download forms, finding location of local center.
Person of any age who does not have a Driver's License can apply to the Department of Motor Vehicles for a Non-Driver's ID Card. 
NameNYC Department of Health, Office of Vital Records
Address and PhoneNYC Department of Health, Office of Vital Records

125 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013

Call 311 for more information 
Web Site 
Description The Office of Vital Records issues birth certificates for individuals who were born in one of the five boroughs of New York City. The fastest and easiest way to order your birth certificate is online at the website listed above. The Office of Vital Records also issues death certificates for those who died in the five boroughs.  
NameNYC Marriage Bureau
Address and PhoneNew York CIty Marriage Bureau
One Centre Street, Room 265, South
New York, NY 10007

Phone Number - (212) 669-2400 
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides tape recorded information on how to secure a Marriage License. 
NameNYS Department of Correctional Services
Address and PhoneNew York State Department of Correctional Services
Building 2
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, New York 12226-2050

Phone Number - (518) 457-8126
Web Site 
DescriptionCall DOC's touch-tone-activated recorded message.
Check website for New York State Inmates, as well as full addresses, and phone numbers for each New York State DOC facility. 
NameNYS Department of Economic Development
Address and PhoneNYS Department of Economic Development
Empire State Development
Division for Small Business
30 South Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12245

Phone Number - (518) 292-5220

Business hours: Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 pm
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides information for individuals who are starting a business.
Information includes how to incorporate as well as information on legislative issues affecting NY, retail sales tax information, consumer affairs issues, and patent information. 
NameNYS Dept. of Education GED Testing Office
Address and PhoneNYS Department of Education GED Testing Office
Washington Avenue & North Hawk Street
Albany, NY 12207

Phone Number - (518) 474-5906

Web Site 
DescriptionProvides information about the GED Exam, including the application process, eligibility criteria, documentation requirements, testing sites and testing schedules.
The exam application can be downloaded and printed from the website. 
NameRegistering to Vote
Address and PhoneRegistering to Vote
Phone Number - (212) 886 2100 (for appt. to register or to vote for absentee ballot)

Telephone Number: 1 800 NYC VOTE (For info on voting in NYC) 
Web Site 
DescriptionIn New York State, they may vote while incarcerated unless they are:
1) Serving time for a Felong convictions,
2) On parole for a Felony conviction,
3) Under 18 years old or not a US citizen.

In New York State, they may vote if:
1) Awaiting trial and not yet convicted and don't fall into above categories.
2) Serving time for a misdemeanor.
3) On probation. 
NameThe Family and Corrections Network
Address and PhoneThe Family and Corrections Network
93 Old York Road
Suite 1 # 510
Jenkintown, PA 19046

Phone Number - (215) 576-1110  
Web Site 
DescriptionProvides general information to assist families that have individuals in the correctional system.
See website for more information.