Emergency Messages

A resident’s family may call the facility to convey emergency messages.

No inbound calls will be transferred to a resident.

Resident Telephones/Video Visitation

Residents are allowed one telephone call to notify their family/loved one that they are at STAR CJC after the initial admission process. For additional telephone/video visitation correspondence information, you may contact IC Solutions. You will find the resident listed under Ohio River Valley Corrections Center and Athens County location under STAR Community Justice Center-Athens. 

You may visit or call 1-888-506-8407


Resident Deposits

Residents may receive funds in several different manners.

Electronically through Access Secure Deposits. They will find Scioto County campus under STAR Community Justice Center, OH and Athens County under STAR Community Justice Center Athens campus, OH. 

You may visit them on the web at or by calling 1-866-345-1884.

There is a kiosk located in our front lobby, which accepts cash, credit or debit cards. A final choice would be with a money order made payable to STAR CJC with the resident's name printed on the memo line. The money order can be mailed in or dropped off in our lobby. Please verify where the resident is located before sending a money order. 

STAR CJC                                                         STAR CJC-Athens Campus
(Resident’s Name/Resident ID)                  (Resident's Name/Resident ID)
4696 Gallia Pike                                             7 West Twenty-Nine                                                 
Franklin Furnace, OH 45629                        Nelsonville, OH 45764

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Resident Email/Mail

You may correspond electronically with our residents via an email account set up through Access Corrections. You may send messages as well as pictures. Different pricing packages are available. When contacting Access Corrections, they will find the residents under STAR Community Justice Center and designate which location.

To set up an account, contact Access Corrections by visiting Access Corrections by visiting  or calling them at 1-866-345-1884.

When sending a letter and/or card through the mail, please list your full name and address on the top left corner of the envelope and ensure that the letter and/or card does not contain glitter, graffiti coloring, and/or markers. Instant or Polaroid photos will not be accepted. All mail will be inspected to ensure compliance with facility standards. All mail that does not follow the above-mentioned items will be returned to the sender or confiscated. Please address the envelope using the format listed above. 

Resident Food Boxes

If you would like to send a resident food/gift box, you may contact Access SecurePak online at or by phone at 1-800-546-6283. Please keep in mind you will find the resident listed under JAIL-STAR Community Justice Center Package Program-OH.



  • STAR Scioto Office:

    4696 Gallia Pike
    Franklin Furnace, OH 45629

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  • STAR Athens Office:

    7 West 29 Drive
    Nelsonville, OH 45764

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