Hamilton County Job & Family Services

HCJFS administers state, federal and local programs designed to help those in need and help families work toward self sufficiency.

Child Support
Food Assistance
Child Care
Medical Assistance
Cash Assistance
Child Protection
Job Placement
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Important Updates

Food Assistance Issue Resolved

The nationwide EBT card problem from yesterday has been resolved and consumers can once again buy food with their card. Conduent, the Ohio Direction Card vendor, had notified the state of Ohio that there was card outage most of yesterday.   …

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Attention Food Card Users

Conduent, the Ohio Direction Card vendor, has notified the state of Ohio that there is card outage because of a hardware issue at the company. Clients who receive food assistance cannot use their cards for purchases at this time. The company …

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  • Who We Are

    • HCJFS provides services such as 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 Mission

    • To provide services to the community today to enhance the quality of living for a better tomorrow.
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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.