Employee Resources

Below is a large selection of resources useful to all new hires. Location-specific resources are focused on CDCR Headquarters.

Maps and Locations



Parking & Transportation

Parking at Headquarters

There is a variety of parking options at or near Headquarters in Sacramento, including private and city-run parking lots or garages and on-street parking. On-street parking may be metered, allowing paid parking for a duration ranging anywhere from a one hour maximum to more than four hours, or it is restricted by residential parking permit, which allows time-limited (usually one to two hours) free parking without the specified permit. There is a small number of free, all-day street parking spots within a five- or six-block radius of Headquarters, but these places are scattered and are usually taken by 7 a.m.

Transportation Options at Headquarters

Emergency Safety

News & Media

Press & Social Media


Paychecks & Savings

Employee Assistance Program

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to all state employees.

Fitness & Health

CDCR Resources

Exercise Motivation

Nearby Fitness Clubs

You can find fitness clubs and programs near headquarters by using your favorite search site or mobile app. Dining Options

Headquarters Location

There are a number of restaurants and coffee shops within easy walking distance (a two or three block radius) of headquarters if you do a search using your favorite search tool or mobile app.  There are also vending machines inside the North building of headquarters. Amenities


There is a Golden1 Credit Union ATM located inside the lobby of CDCR headquarters.

Gas, Groceries & Hotels

Use your favorite search site or mobile app to find more of these options near headquarters.