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, 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:
OWF Cash Assistance
Child Care Assistance