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Human Services Offered

What We Do

The Human Services Division provides Ohio Works First cash assistance; medical assistance; food assistance; and job-related services including subsidized child care to eligible individuals and families in Stark County.

In 2019

In 2019, it is estimated that Human Services Division programs injected more than $760 million into the Stark County community and assisted 1 in 7 people.  Local grocers, hospitals, clinics and retailers benefit from funds distributed through these programs:

Medicaid
$670,334,339

Food Assistance
$64,105,404

OWF Cash Assistance
$8,017,344

Child Care Assistance
$16,642,661

 

Stark County Commissioners Executive Director
Stark County Job & Family Services
221 3rd St SE
Canton, OH, US 44702
Stark JFS
888-698-6893
330-452-4661
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