Delores J. Baylor Women's Correctional Institution

On June 14, 1995 Governor Thomas R. Carper signed Senate Joint Resolution no. 25, which authorized then-Corrections Commissioner Robert J. Watson to name the Women's Correctional Institution as the Delores J. Baylor Women's Correctional Institution. Delores J. Baylor was the first African-American to hold a warden's position in the State of Delaware. She was also the first African-American female to hold such a position. Baylor began her employment with the Department of Correction as a Field Service Counselor and was subsequently promoted to Field Counselor II and III. On June 1, 1974, Baylor was promoted to Correctional Superintendent I at the Women's Correctional Institution, performing her duties in an outstanding manner.

Delores J. Baylor Women's Correctional Institution Contact Details

Address: 660 Baylor Boulevard, New Castle, DE
City: New Castle
Zip: 19720
Phone 1: 302-577-3004
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Holiday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM