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

Nov
20
Offices closed Thursday and Friday

We are open regular hours on Wednesday, Nov. 21. We will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22 and 23. We will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 26. 

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Nov
15
Applying for Benefits? Check out the Ohio Benefits Self-Service Portal Tutorial.

This new video helps explain how to apply for assistance. 

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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.
      Client Rights
  • Donate

    • 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.
      Donate