General Help & Emergency Assistance
CATHOLIC CHARITIES VITA PROGRAM (VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE)
Administrative Office- Tri-County Services, P.O. Box 28, Rensselaer, NY 12144Phone: 518-512-3577
This program offers free tax preparation services from IRS-certified volunteer preparers. The program is available to eligible lower-income individuals from February until April.
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE (INCLUDING UTILITY ASSISTANCE)
Residents of Albany County- contact this program at (518) 486-8020 and leave a detailed message with your contact information. A caseworker will call you back to discuss assistance options.