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COVID-19 Updates


In-person public access is limited to document drop off and scanning only.
Consistent with guidelines and direction from the CDC and Summit County Public Health, ALL INDIVIDUALS (including vaccinated) are required to wear a face covering in county buildings.

Summit County Department of Job and Family Services remains committed to providing services to our residents.

To apply for, renew or update cash, food, medical or child care assistance, call 1-844-640-6446 (OHIO) or click to APPLY HERE (www.ssp.benefits.ohio.gov).

To apply for unemployment call, 1-877-644-6562 or click to APPLY HERE (www.unemploymenthelp.ohio.gov).

To report abuse, neglect, or exploitation of seniors, call 330-643-7217.

OhioMeansJobs Center Resource Room is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call 330-633-1050.


YOU CAN SUBMIT YOUR DOCUMENTS/VERIFICATIONS TO US BY:

E-MAIL
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FAX
866-351-8292

ONLINE
Upload your information online through the Self-Service Portal at Benefits.Ohio.gov

DROP BOX
Located outside the main entrance doors.

U.S. MAIL
Summit County DJFS
1180 S. Main Street, Suite 102
Akron, OH 44301


How to apply and reach us (handout)