Applications, Case Status & Change Reporting

Important Note: We strongly encourage you to use the More Information links to find complete eligibility information, information about other community resources, and complete application procedures.

View Case Information for Current Child Support Customers:

You can now access the Ohio Child Support Customer Service Portal which provides customers with an active child support case a secure environment in which you are able to view and print up to two years of child support payment data, as well as view address, employment, health insurance and support order information that is on file with the child support agency.

For more information on Child Support, go to our Child Support Page.

View Case Status and Report Changes for Current Food Assistance & Medicaid Recipients:


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Online Self-Service for Food Assistance and Medicaid

  • View your Application Status
  • View your Benefits & Benefit History
  • View your Case Information
  • Report a Change
  • Complete an Interim Report
  • Reapply

Food Assistance and Medicaid Online Self-Service Getting Started Guide

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Talk with your kids about sex.

Visit the Seneca County Health Department for more information on their Teen Programs. learn more

Our Location

When arriving at our agency, please drive around back to our main entrance.

See our Hours and Location page for more information.

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Talk with your kids about sex.

Visit the Seneca County Health Department for more information on their Teen Programs. learn more

Talk with your kids about sex.

Visit the Seneca County Health Department for more information on their Teen Programs. learn more

OhioMeansJobs Seneca County

Looking for a job or a better job? Our OhioMeansJobs Seneca County provides offers a wide range of free services to individuals in the surrounding community.

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Talk with your kids about sex.

Visit the Seneca County Health Department for more information on their Teen Programs. learn more

What's New

Renovations to the water damaged area of the building are almost completed. The main public entrance off of E CR 20 is being re-opened to the public on Monday 4/7/2014 for access to Financial Assistance (Food Stamps, Medicaid and Cash assistance) and Child Support services.

Currently services for Workforce Development (OhioMeansJobs Seneca County, PRC, Employment and Training, Child Care) will continue to be accessed through the entrance off of TWP RD 151.

Thank you for your patience.

The Seneca County Department of Job & Family Services has experienced damage caused by a frozen water line. We have relocated our Child Support Enforcement, Income Maintenance and Workforce Development divisions to the front of the building. All visitors to JFS should park in the parking lot with access from Township Road 151. Visitors can utilize our temporary entrance located near the flag pole.

Thank you for your patience.

The 2nd Seneca County Job Fair will take place on Monday, May 12, 2014.

Employers can register to participate in the job fair by completing an 2014 Employer registration form.

Job Seekers can earn VIP status at the 2014 Job Fair by completing a 2014 Job Seeker Registration AND:

  • Complete a resume and have it reviewed by a staff person at an OhioMeansJobs Center
  • Complete research on an employer for which you would like to be employed This must be completed on the template form and all fields answered
  • Complete the Soft Skills Quiz If the test is scored and it is determined you “need assistance,” you must have contact with a staff person from OhioMeansJobs Seneca County.
        You will need to print the registration form and mail, email or drop off with a current resume to:

 

      Carol Owen- WFD Administrator
      Seneca County Job and Family Services
    900 E CR 20, Tiffin, OH 44883

owenc@odjfs.state.oh.us

The TANF Youth Summer Work Program will be available to Seneca County employers and eligible youth ages 14 - 24. The program will run from February 3, 2014 through August 31, 2014.
 is a new web site provided by the State of Ohio  to help Ohio residents find and apply for benefits.

Effective September 1, 2013, our address has changed to 900 E CR 20, Tiffin, OH 44883.

We have not moved. We are still located in the same building.

Employers who train eligible job seekers may qualify to receive reimbursement.

Have you heard the latest news? A new mobile application from the state of Ohio allows job seekers to search and apply for jobs using an iPhone, iPad, or Android! The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services announced the free OhioMeansJobs app on Monday, 1/24/12, saying it allows users to search tens of thousands of job openings and internships using a job title, keyword, or location. The app combines state of Ohio data with search and filter tools from Monster.

Click here for more information.

Did you know that you can now check the status of your case and/or application on-line at the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services On-line Benefit web site?  We have a "Self-Service" Guide to walk you through the process.

Self-Service Getting Started Guide
The RX Cut program has been expanded to assist not only uninsured individuals, but also insured individuals as well.  There are no enrollment fees and EVERYONE qualifies.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services has a new Web site for the state's unemployed workers: Ohio Here to Help

At the bottom of every page of our web-site, you now have the ability to let your friends and family know about the information and services that we have to offer.

Once you click on the "Share this Page with a Friend!" link a box will pop-up asking how you'd like to notify your friends and family about the page.  Options include e-mail, a text message, facebook post, etc.

Please use this new feature to share our information and services with others.

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Voter Registration

Seneca County DJFS is a voter registration designated agency and complies with the National Voter Registration Act of 1993, by helping citizens register to vote. You may complete or pick up votor registration forms at our office and we can assist in completing the form and submit them, if requested. Bellow is the link to connect you directly with the Secretary of State's Office where you can download a voter registration form and find all needed information about how and where to vote. The site is .

Non-Discrimination Statement

No person or persons shall on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age sex or religion, be excluded fromparticipation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or service authorized by the Seneca DJFS/CSEA/PCSA. Persons who are receiving benefits/services under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 may also not be unlawfully discriminated against on the basis of their political affiliation or belief, status as WIA participants or citizenship (for lawfully admitted immigrants, authorized to work in the United States.

For more information contact the Seneca County DJFS/OhioMeansJobs Seneca County or log on to the following: Ohio Department of Job & Family Services Family Services Bureau of Civil Rights, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights and the USDA and FNS Programs Nondiscrimination Statements.



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