Job & Family Services Early Learning and Development
Licensing Information

Interested in finding JFS Licensing and Certification Rules and Forms? 
Click here to be directed to the Rules and Forms page

Interested in finding JFS required training or looking for other available training opportunities? 
Click here to be directed to the Training page with information on required training to meet JFS rules requirements, Step Up To Quality specialized training and other training available for child care providers in Ohio

Interested in finding information on Serious Risk Non-Compliances (SRNC)? 
Interested in finding Compliance Resources to help your program achieve and maintain compliance with licensing rules?
Click here to be directed to the Serious Risk Non-Compliances and Compliance Resources page


Need to submit a JFS 01299 Incident/Injury Report for a serious incident, injury or illness?
Click here for instructions on how to electronically submit the pdf of the incident/injury report for licensed type A homes and child care centers


Click here to access electronic (pdf) and other versions of the incident/injury report


Need to contact a licensing field office?
Click here for contact information for the licensing supervisors


Interested in opening a child care program?

Click here to be directed to a page with information on types of child care in Ohio and opening a child care program

Interested in the BCII records request process for owners, administrators, and adult residents of type A homes?

Click here for written instructions