Identification Options for Justice Involved Individuals

The CT Coalition to End Homelessness is partnering with the CT Department of Correction (DOC) to assist individuals who were previously incarcerated and are experiencing homelessness in claiming any identification they may have left with the CT Department of Correction. The DOC Central Office keeps unclaimed identification for two years post discharge per department policy. Please click here to review this policy.

Any individual who is currently homeless and has reintegrated back into the community within the last two years may inquire about any identifying documentation that may be stored at the CT Department of Correction by completing the below DOC Identification Inquiry Form and emailing it to Elisha Chornoby, Counselor Supervisor at the Department of Corrections, at

Click here to view the DOC Identification Retrieval Form.