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In order to best protect confidential and other important data, the ODJFS website will no longer support several outdated web browsers. Effective December 5, Internet Explorer 6 or older, Opera 4 or older and Netscape Navigator will no longer work on ODJFS sites that are https-enabled. Individuals can download the most recent version of Internet Explorer here and the most recent version of Opera here.

OhioMeansJobs Centers help individuals prepare for and find jobs and will make reasonable accommodations to help you fully participate in our programs and services. 

Ask your OhioMeansJobs Center about available accommodations such as:
 
Materials in alternate formats 
Individual rather than group orientation
Assistance with filling out forms
Screen reader and magnification software
Document scanners
Large monitors
Adjustable desks

 

It's Working!
 
Ohio’s Medicaid Buy-In for Workers (MBIWD) was created to enable Ohioans with disabilities to work and still keep their health care coverage.  For more information, visit Ohio’s Medicaid website.

Passport for Job Seekers with Disabilities, in PDF, further explains our services. This document is available in alternative formats upon request.

Ohio Here to Help offers information on money, food, housing, healthcare, and education and training.

OhioMeansJobs.com lists job fairs, workshops, available jobs, and you can post your resume for free.

Visit our other pages:
Hiring Job Individuals with Disabilities, and
Serving Individuals With Disabilities.

Additional Resources 

DisabilityInfo.gov – Information and services for individuals with disabilities from the US government.

Job Accommodation Network (JAN) provides free consulting services for individuals with physical or intellectual limitations that affect employment.

Ohio Benefit Bank Use to complete applications for programs like food assistance, child care assistance, health coverage, and much more.

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) independence and disability determination outcomes through integrated services, partnerships and innovation.  

For More Information:
Office of Workforce Development
P.O. Box 1618
Columbus, Ohio  43216-1618
Fax: 1-614-728-8366
Phone: 1-888-296-7541, Option # 3 
Email: WIAQNA@jfs.ohio.gov

   

Last Update 02/12/2014