Job & Family Services Early Learning and Development
Program Resources

Child Care Policy Related Information   

Licensing and Certification  

Step Up To Quality  

Publicly Funded Child Care   

    Child Care Workforce Supports  


    • WGTE Public Media's Early Learning Service demonstrates to parents, caregivers, and educators how to use educational media, children's literature, and engaging activities to help prepare young children to begin school "Ready to Learn." For more information, please click here.
    • Early Childhood Training and Technical Assistance System- This system brings together resources from the Office of Child Care, the Office of Head Start, and their health partners to offer CCDF Administrators and their stakeholders information, tools, training, and other supports.

    Child Development and Behavioral Health Resources  

    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: childcare_program_integrity@jfs.ohio.gov.