Job & Family Services Early Learning and Development
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Tax Credit Opportunities

  1. Tax Credits for Working Families
  2. Sample Public Service Announcements and Newsletter to use with families

Affording Child Care

  1. Helping Families Afford Child Care
Finding Child Care   

Infants and Toddlers

  1. Ohio's Infant & Toddler Guidelines
  2. Infant & Toddler Guidelines Posters
  3. First Steps Infant Toddler Initiative Report


Children's Hospitals Other Organizations  

Report Child Care Fraud


If you have knowledge that a person receiving child care benefits or a child care provider has provided false or inaccurate information to either the county or the state and you would like to report it, you may do so by calling the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) to report the information at (877) 302 - 2347, Option 4 or by email at: