Reporting Abuse and Neglect

Shelby County Job and Family Services, Children Services Division, assesses allegations of possible abuse or neglect based on reports received from the community.  Some individuals including physicians, social workers, day care providers, teachers, etc. are required by law to report their concerns to the agency.

If you have reason to believe any child under 18 (or any child with a physical or mental handicap under the age of 21) is abused or neglected, make a report.

You only need to suspect or have reason to believe that a child is at risk.  We will attempt to determine if abuse or neglect is occurring.

You can call, write, or come to Shelby County Job and Family Services with your report.

A report of suspected child abuse and neglect is confidential.  Your identity cannot be released to anyone without your permission, except under direct order from the court.

You are protected from civil or criminal liability.  Ohio law protects individuals who report allegations of abuse or neglect in good faith.

If you make a report to Children Services, you will be asked a series of questions to assist the agency in determining risk to the children being reported.

Although anonymous reports are accepted, you are encouraged to give your name to make it possible for the agency to obtain additional or clarifying information if needed.

You may make a report to Children Services by calling:

937-498-4981

M, W, TH, F, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

After business hours and on holidays and weekends reports should be made to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office at:

937-498-1111

who will contact On-Call Children Services staff.

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

 

Resume Writing Workshop

May 14, June 11 & 25

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Interviewing Skills Workshop

May 9, June 13

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Job Search Skills Workshop

May 2, June 6

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Good Employee Skills Workshop

May 16, June 20

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Computer Basics Workshop

April 25

May 23, June 27


1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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April 24, 2018

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Securitas Security Services USA Inc. will be conducting open interviews at OhioMeansJobs Shelby County, 227 S. Ohio Avenue, Sidney, Ohio.

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April 25, 2018

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Montgomery County Development Services and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base will be holding a Job Fair at the University of Dayton Arena, 1801 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd. , Dayton, Ohio.

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May 3, 2018

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Sidney High School will be holding a Career and College Fair at the high school located at 1215 Cambell Rd., Sidney, Ohio.

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May 15, 2018

2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

OhioMeansJobs Clark County and The Chamber of Greater Springfield will be holding a Job Fair at Hollenbeck-Bayley Conference Center, 275 South Limestone Street, Springfield, Ohio.

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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