Frequent Questions

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  1. Yes, CCJ is a 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt non-profit organization

  2. We are always looking for individuals like you who want to get involved. Visit our How to Help section to find out ways to become a CCJ sustainer or volunteer.

  3. We have a responsibility to our community and our donors and work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization. We have kept our administrative costs very low. Over 85 cents of every dollar we receive goes to funding direct program work. Nearly 80 percent of our budget goes to pay our staff.

  4. Our organization takes privacy policy seriously and takes steps to protect and ensure the safety of our supporters. We do not sell or otherwise disclose information about our clients, volunteers or supporters. This policy has no exceptions. We do not sell or exchange your information with any other organizations, public, private, or nonprofit.

  5. What kind of services does CCJ offer?

    Re-entry services, Community Service, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Community Accountability Boards. Our services help children, families and adults during times of need.

  6. Does CCJ charge any fees?

    Most of our services are free. Some have a modest fee to help defray the cost of the program. We work hard to maintain the affordability of our services because we were founded to address the lack of alternatives for low income people navigating through the criminal justice system.

  7. How do I best contact CCJ?

    Our main phone number is 518-346-1281. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9Am to 5PM. You can also email info@theccj.org

  8. Who Does CCJ Serve?

    Our programs are geared to the needs of low and moderate income residents in the Capital Region.