The mission of Pennsylvania Association on Probation, Parole, and Corrections (PAPPC) is to support and promote best practice methods and professionalism in the field of juvenile and adult probation, parole, corrections institutional care and community supervision.

Why Join?

Types of membership

Professional membership is open to all persons who are professionally engaged full or part-time in the prevention, control and treatment of delinquency and crime through their work in probation, parole, institutions and agencies.

Agency/Organizational membership is open to libraries, professional associations, public and private non-profit agencies, institutions, university departments. This type of membership will include the ability to receive our membership list twice yearly upon request and have up to 5 (interchangeable) staff attend any of our Regional Trainings held within the current membership period at a discounted member rate. (This does not include the Annual Training Institute/Conference).

Associate membership is open to any retired professional member of the Association or any individual member not otherwise qualified.

Student membership is open to full-time undergraduate or graduate college students interested in probation, parole and corrections.


What does Membership include?


 Networking opportunities

  • You will be in contact with representatives from across the state and working in various areas.

 Annual Training Institute

  • Ability to register for our three day event held in different locations across the state offering a wide variety of trainings.

Regional Training

  • Ability to register and attend trainings held in any of our regions.


  • Awarded yearly to a member or their family member

Subscription to The Journal

  • Published semi-annually and delivered to your mailbox 

Executive Council Participation

  • You may attend Executive Council Meetings to have your voice heard

Award Nominations

  • You may nominate one of your staff or co-workers to receive an award at  our Annual conference