Sep
14
Clifton Market is now a Produce Perks location

Produce Perks provides a dollar-for-dollar match – up to $10 — to customers who use their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program food cards to buy healthy fruits and vegetables.

Clifton Market, located at 319 Ludlow Ave. is a community-owned grocery store that stocks regionally-grown fruits and vegetables.

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Jul
13
Public Assistance Interviews Moving to Phone

Intake interviews on public assistance cases will take place over the phone, rather than in person, starting July 17. This transition is happening for the convenience of the consumer, who will no longer have to travel downtown, pay for parking, …

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Jul
06
Interested in a New Career? How About Truck Driving?

Food assistance recipients interested in a new career now have a chance at free training to be a truck driver under a Hamilton County Job and Family Services program. But only a limited number of slots are available! HCJFS will pay …

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Jun
29
Check Out Our New Look

We’ve freshened up our site. The new, simplified look was designed to make it easier to find what you are looking for.

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Jun
22
Hamilton County Hosts Regional SNAP Conference

For two days, 160 representatives of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance programs from 14 counties in six states are meeting in Cincinnati to discuss and learn ways to efficiently provide assistance to their clients.

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May
19
Offices Closed Monday, May 29

HCJFS offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.

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May
16
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May
10
They sold stamps on Facebook, Then this happened…

What happens when you get caught selling food stamps. Here are some examples.

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May
04
Sell Benefits, Buy Trouble

May is Public Assistance Fraud Awareness Month. If you’re considering selling benefits or “stamps,” you should be aware that we are on the lookout for fraud and, if you are caught selling benefits, you will pay with a loss of benefits, and possible fines and jail time.

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May
03
HCJFS, OMJ Job Training Program Earns National Honor

Hamilton County JFS has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance services for residents.

NACo recognized HCJFS’ training partnership with Napier Trucking that resulted in six people gaining employment that pays at least $900 per week.

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