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

Update: Ohio Worker Benefits Portal (Medicaid system) will be unavailable March 21-26; CRIS-E down for short time, too

The Ohio Worker Benefits Portal will be down for maintenance from 6 p.m. March 21 until 6 a.m. March 26 for maintenance. Hamilton County Job and Family Services will be unable to access cases during business hours on March 22 and March 23. Consumers will be unable to access Medicaid information or cases throughout the entire shutdown.

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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.