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Cuyahoga Job and Family Services

Contact Us: 216-443-5100

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Administrative Hearings
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Apply online: 
or Contact Us: 844-640-OHIO (6446)

Aged, Blind & Disabled Medicaid
Child Care Assistance
Healthy Start Medicaid
Supplemental Food Assistance Program (SNAP)
Ohio Benefits
Ohio Works First Assistance
Utility Assistance


Live Chat with a Child Support representative from 10:00am to 2:00pm Monday through Friday 

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  • Online is the easiest and most efficient way to apply. Available 24/7
     (844) 640-OHIO (6446)
  • The Contact Center allows for real-time eligibility and case changes M - F 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Local Libraries
  • Trained Public Benefits Community Navigators are available to help you apply online, over the phone or via fax
    Neighborhood Family Service Centers (please link here
  • Submit a paper application at one of the four centers, M-F 8:30am to 4:30pm

For information about the Health Insurance Marketplace:

  • Health Insurance Marketplace/Affordable Care Act
    For questions call 1-800-318-2595 or click here.

Contact Us

1641 Payne Ave
Cleveland Ohio 44114

Upcoming Events

US Census Bureau Hiring Event 
09/10/19 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Bring printed Resume.
Cuyahoga Community College
Metro Campus Center Stair Lounge (1st Floor) 
2900 Community College Ave., 
Cleveland, OH 44115

Sherwin Williams Hiring Event (Part-Time) 

Cuyahoga Community College
Eastern Campus, ESS Street Café
4250 Richmond Rd.,
Highland Hills, OH 4412

09/12/19  and 09/18/19       11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Bring Printed Resume
Cuyahoga Community College
Western Campus, South Galleria 
11000 Pleasant Valley Rd.,
Parma, OH 44130

09/17/19   10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Bring Printed Resume 
Free Event For more information, visit:

6th  Annual Employers Workshop Registration
Tuesday, September 17, 2019        8:30pm - 1pm
Crown Plaza Hotel
5300 Rockside Road
Independence, Ohio 44131

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