Job & Family Services Office of Workforce Development

WIOA COVID-19 Guidance

COVID-19 Employment Recovery National Dislocated Worker Grant (NDWG)

Employment Recovery NDWG Synopsis  

OhioMeansJobs Center COVID-19 Resources

Re-Opening Guides
CDC - Workplace Decision Tool - The purpose of this tool is to assist employers in making (re)opening decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially to protect vulnerable workers. It is important to check with state and local health officials and other partners to determine the most appropriate actions while adjusting to meet the unique needs and circumstances of the local community.
CDC - Resuming Business Toolkit - This toolkit is designed to assist employers in slowing the spread of COVID-19 and lowering the impact in their workplace when reintegrating employees into non-healthcare business settings.
OSHA - Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
Ohio Department of Health Checklist for Employers
Safety guidance by Industry Sector, as well as the five safety protocols for all businesses, under the DeWine administration's Responsible RestartOhio plan.
Ohio Department of Health FAQs on the use of face coverings in the workplace.
Ohio Department of Health's updated checklist for employers regarding potentially exposed essential workers
Back To Work Safely - Guidance for businesses and consumers to safely re-open and re-engage.

Personal Protective Equipment and Supplies
JobsOhio - Personal Protective Equipment Database
Ohio Manufactures Retooling and Repurposing to Create PPE
U.S. EPA's list of disinfectants for use against the coronavirus
BWC Protecting Ohio's Workforce - We've Got You Covered - Masks for Employers program.

Sample Forms
The Use of Face Coverings While at Work for the Prevention of COVID-19 - sample policy .
Data Entry Screening Questionnaire sample .
Temperature Self-Test Form sample .
Welcome Back to Work Letter for Staff sample.

Cleaning and Safety Procedures - Area 1
Protocol  - Athens County
Safety Guidelines - Portage County 

Mental Health Resources
CDC Mental Health Resources
ODH Mental Health and Addiction Resources

Workforce Self-Scheduler Project  
Project Information 
Project Demo (current RESEA functionality)

If you would like to provide feedback on the Workforce Self Schedule demo or have any COVID-19 related resources or protocols to share, please send them to OWDPolicy@jfs.ohio.gov.

Coronavirus Guidance

For up-to-date information, visit coronavirus.ohio.gov and/or call the Ohio Department of Health hotline at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634). The hotline is staffed 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For information regarding Coronavirus and Unemployment Insurance Benefits, please click HERE.