Hamilton County Job & Family Services

We're here to help Hamilton County's families and children reach a better place in life. We'll offer the assistance you need, treat you with the respect you deserve and walk with you until you reach your better tomorrow. Our goal is your family's safety and security.

Child Support
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Medical Assistance
Cash Assistance
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Important Updates

May
17
You can report fraud on this site.

May is Public Assistance Fraud Awareness Month in Ohio, and HCJFS is spreading the word that “Fraud Costs All of Us.” Each year, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services disburses more than $2 billion in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance …

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May
10
County helps kin care for children through new monthly stipend

Hamilton County grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives who care for children in JFS custody will receive financial assistance from the county under a new program launching this month. Hamilton County Job and Family Services created a kinship stipend program …

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  • Who We Are

    • We are here to help Hamilton County families and children to a better place in life. We work hard today, so you can have a better tomorrow. We can help with food, cash and medical assistance; publicly funded child care; child and adult protection; child support case management; and employment assistance.
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  • Our Promise

    • If you have concerns about how your case is being handled, or you are confused about our policies, we are here to help you.
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    • HCJFS now has a way to help foster children make college visits, provide toiletries or toys to abused children and aid low-income families with needs beyond job assistance, food and medical care.
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