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News & Events - News Releases
2009 Archived News Releases
January 23, 2009 Unemployment Rates for December 2008
February 2, 2009 New Electronic Payment Method Available for Cash Assistance Recipients
February 9, 2009 State provides disaster assistance for low-income families, elderly and disabled in Hocking and Scioto counties
February 25, 2009 Legislative Budget Testimony (Medicaid)
February 25, 2009 Legislative Budget Testimony
February 27, 2009 Unemployment Rates for January 2009
March 11, 2009 Ohio receives over $350 million in Federal stimulus funds for Medicaid costs
March 11, 2009 Legislative Budget Testimony (Medicaid)
March 16, 2009 Ohio Medicaid efforts have impacted and continue to impact health coverage for Ohioans
March 20, 2009 Unemployment Rates for February 2009
April 15, 2009 2009 Ohio Extended Benefits Announced
April 17, 2009 Unemployment Rates for March 2009
April 17, 2009 Stimulus Funds Available for Workforce Programs
April 22, 2009 ODJFS Reaches Out to Wilmington Air Park Workers
April 22, 2009 Governor, Director Announce American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Workforce Development Programs
April 24, 2009 Ohio Receives Stimulus Funds for Child Support Program
April 28, 2009 Ohio Receives Additional WIA Stimulus Funds for Auto Workers
May 1, 2009 May is National Foster Care Month
May 4, 2009 Ohio's 'Step Up to Quality' Voluntary Child Care Rating System Surpasses Participation Goal
May 4, 2009 Ohio Receives Stimulus Funding for Food Programs
May 8, 2009 Ohio to Receive Fewer Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Dollars in SFY 2010
May 14, 2009 Morgan County Fiscal Issue Resolved
May 22, 2009 Unemployment Rates for April 2009
May 27, 2009 Public Employers Must Pay for State-Extended Unemployment Benefits
June 4, 2009 Nominations sought for the Ohio Women's Hall of Fame
June 15, 2009 2009 Ohio Fatherhood Summit Planned as Part of "Fathers' Month in Ohio"
June 19, 2009 Unemployment Rates for May 2009
July 17, 2009 Unemployment Rates for June 2009
August 21, 2009 Unemployment Rates for July 2009
September 1, 2009 ODJFS Announces New Constructing Futures Request for Proposal
September 9, 2009 Third Annual Workforce Development Awards Announced
September 18, 2009 Unemployment Rates for August 2009
September 24, 2009 ODJFS Announces $6.7 million in Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Urban Youth Works Employment Grants
October 13, 2009 Franklin, Cuyahoga and Stark Counties to Receive Child Support Demonstration Grants
October 14, 2009 Help for Northeast Ohio Auto Workers and Unemployed Available
October 16, 2009 Unemployment Rates for September 2009
October 29, 2009 Ohio Means Jobs Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary
November 2, 2009 November Is National Adoption Month
November 6, 2009 More than 300 People Move from Long-Term Care Facilities to Homes, Thanks to HOME Choice Program
November 9, 2009 Unemployment Benefits Extended for Ohioans
November 20, 2009 Unemployment Rates for October 2009
November 20, 2009 Ohio Receives 2 "Green Jobs" Grant Awards through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)
December 9, 2009 Text message scam targeting jobless Ohioans
December 16, 2009 ODJFS Urges Congress to Take Action to Help Unemployed Ohioans
December 18, 2009 Unemployment Rates for November 2009