Job & Family Services News Releases
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2012 Archived News Releases

December 21, 2012   Unemployment Rates for November.
December 20, 2012 $1 Million to be Distributed to Ohio Foodbanks before the Holidays.
November 16, 2012 Unemployment Rates for October.
November 13, 2012 New Monthly Report Highlights Ohio's Workforce. 
October 19, 2012 Unemployment Rates for September
September 21, 2012 Unemployment Rates for August
September 20, 2012 Advisory Council Seeks to Improve Child Support Program. 
September 19, 2012 New Telephone Directory Makes it Easy to Report Child Abuse
August 29, 2012 Changes to Federal Unemployment Compensation Programs
August 17, 2012 Unemployment Rates for July
July 31, 2012 ODJFS to Sponsor Conference for Teens and Young Adults in Foster Care
July 24, 2012 ODJFS to Help Fair Attendees Search for Jobs, Apply for Assistance and More
July 20, 2012 Unemployment Rates for June
July 16, 2012 Ohio County Collaboration Wins National Achievement Award
July 9, 2012 Program to Collect Repayments from Unemployment Fraud
July 5, 2012 Federal Government Grants Request for Replacement Food Assistance
July 3, 2012 ODJFS Disaster Assistance Available
July 2, 2012 ODJFS Asks Federal Government for Replacement Food Assistance
July 2, 2012 Ohio’s Food Assistance Program Better than National Average for Payment Accuracy
June 26, 2012 Fatherhood Summit to Offer Information, Resources--and a Family Night at COSI
June 21, 2012 $12 Million Grant Will Fund Online Career Counseling System
June 21, 2012 Ohio Welcomes Russian Delegates, Shares Child Welfare Strategies
June 20, 2012 Unemployment Rates for May 2012
June 4, 2012 Ohio Medicaid to Fund Statewide Projects to Train More Than 1,000 Health Professionals
May 31, 2012 Unemployment Compensation Review Commission Eliminates Backlog and Reduces Wait Time
May 18, 2012 Unemployment Rates for April 2012
May 17, 2012
Partnership Will Identify Permanent Homes for Children in Foster Care
May 1, 2012 Foster Care Month Honors Foster Children and Parents
April 20, 2012 Unemployment Rates for March 2012
April 18, 2012 Thousands of Pinwheels Will Draw Attention to Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
April 17, 2012 Ohioans Can Now Access Child Support Information Online
April 6, 2012 Ohio Medicaid Selects Managed Care Organizations
April 5, 2012 Summer Youth Employment Funding Available to Counties
April 2, 2012 Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention Month Campaign Ask Ohioans to Pause for a Child
March 23, 2012 Unemployment Rates for February 2012
March 21, 2012 Changes to Federal Unemployment Compensation Program
March 2, 2012 Unemployment Rates for January 2012
February 13, 2012 New Tool Streamlines Welfare-to-Work Time and Attendance Reporting
February 9, 2012 ODJFS Partners with Fifth Third Bank to Provide Loans to Prospective Adoptive Parents
January 23, 2012 Mobile Phone App Gives Ohioans Access to Tens of Thousands of Job Openings
January 20, 2012 Unemployment Rates for December 2011
January 11, 2012 Ohio Medicaid Seeking Bids from Qualified Managed Care Organizations
January 10, 2012 ODJFS Takes Lead in Preventing Food Assistance Fraud