Welcome to the Wood County Job and Family Services (JFS) website. Children, adults, families and the elderly can find information on programs and services administered by the JFS which are available to Wood County, Ohio residents.
Included among the services/programs are:
PUBLIC ASSISTANCE (EMPLOYMENT, MEDICAL AND INCOME PROGRAMS)
These programs, commonly known as Ohio Works First, SNAP (Food Assistance) and Medicaid, provide cash, food assistance and health care coverage based on State and Federal eligibility criteria.
To make application or check current status / report changes please go to: http://ODJFSBenefits.ohio.gov.
NOTICE: UPDATE TO SERVICES
Beginning June 15, 2013, J.P. Morgan Electronic Financial Services (EFS) will operate and manage the Ohio electronic benefit transfer (EBT) system that supports the Ohio Direction Card and EPPICard prepaid debit cards.
With this transition, both cash and food assistance recipients will receive new cards.
FOR MORE DETAILS - CLICK HERE!
THERE WILL BE NO EBT TRANSACTIONS ON JUNE 16, 2013 DURING THE SYSTEM OUTAGE FROM 12:00 AM - 10:00 AM.