Agency Mission Statement

"It is the mission of the department to offer the highest level of quality and consideration in providing services to the residents of Shelby County."

This is done by:

  • Providing services in a professional, considerate manner;
  • Providing services as expeditiously as possible;
  • Making all reasonable efforts to reduce the need for ongoing public assistance
  • Performing our mission with financial economy on behalf of the general public, who provide the funds for services and our professional compensation.

 

Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Mission Statement


The department is responsible for administering a variety of public assistance and children/adult service programs.  These programs and services have, as their base:

  • Laws enacted by the State Legislature which pertain to the granting of public assistance and the provision of social services.
  • Laws enacted by the congress of the United States, and the regulations implementing these laws as issued by Federal regulatory agencies
  • Ohio Administrative Code Rules reviewed and approved by the State Legislature's Joint Committee of Agency Rule Review.
  • State/Federal Court decisions governing the manner in which State/Federal laws/regulations are administered.
  • Opinions of the State Attorney General.
  • Executive Order of the Governor.
  • State/Federal laws and regulations governing other state and local agencies in so far as they affect the administration of public assistance programs.
  • Experience of state and county departmental staff in carrying out the actual operation of these programs.

The Department is composed of five divisions:

  1. Administration/Fiscal – responsible for the implementation and monitoring of all programs and services.
  1. Child/Adult Protective Service – investigation/provision of child abuse, child neglect and dependency services, including placement services when necessary.
  1. Child Support Enforcement – responsible for establishing paternity, financial and medical support establishment and enforcement of those orders.
  1. Employment and Family Services – provision of employment and training programs, operation of the Job Center and child care programs.

  2. Financial & Medical Services – determination/redetermination of eligibility for public assistance, food stamp, and medical/health related programs.
MESSAGE BOARD


Employment Workshops

OhioMeansJobs Shelby County
offers free employment workshops.
Workshop participants have the
opportunity to improve their job
seeking skills to aid in finding a
new job or to brush up on skills
to retain a job once they are working.
Workshops are taught by instructors
from Upper Valley Career Center and
Aspire.

To register for a workshop, call
OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at
937-498-4981 Extension 2816

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Government Shutdown
Effects on SNAP
(Food Assistance)

As a result of the February SNAP benefit being issued early due to the partial Federal shutdown that ended January 25th, Ohio is adjusting the March benefit issuance schedule. Eligible families will receive half of their March benefit on February 22, 2019, and the rest of the benefits will be issued on the normal March issuance date.

 

Navigating OhioMeansJobs.com

Mondays

 
10:00AM

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Resume Writing Workshop

April 3, May 1,
& June 5

 
1:00PM to 3:00PM

 


Job Search Skills Workshop


March 20, April 17,
May 15, & June 19

 

1:00PM to 3:00PM

 


Employer Expectations Workshop


March 27, April 24,
May 22, & June 26

 

1:00PM to 3:00PM

 
Interviewing Skills Workshop


April 10, May 8,
& June 12

 

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM 

 


Basic Computer Skills Workshop

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March 26, & April 4

 

1:30 PM to 3:30 PM 

 

HIRING EVENTS & JOB LEADS

 

Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Local Job Postings

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March 25, 2019

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

 

Resource MFG will be conducting
open interviews at OhioMeansJobs
Shelby County, 227 S. Ohio Avenue,
Sidney, Ohio.

 

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March 27, 2019

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

Plastipak will be conducting a
Career Fair at the Family Life
Center, 310 Davis Street, Jackson
Center, Ohio.  Please bring your
resume or a copy of your work
history.

 

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
HOURS M, W, TH, F - 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 6 pm