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Community Prioritization Event 8/13 – All Welcome

Attention CoC Funded Agencies, Community Members, and Friends August 13th 2021 at 1:00 pm, we will hold the Community Prioritization Event (CPE) for the 2021 Cincinnati/Hamilton County OH-500 Continuum of Care Competition. CoC-Funded agencies are required to attend and participate. All community members, partners and friends are welcome! We especially

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Shared by Strategies to End Homelessness July 22, 2021

Hamilton County Job & Family Services Requesting Donations for Kids
(See their Amazon Wishlist)

We have a generous donor bringing us a big load of backpacks for back-to-school this year. But we could use some help filling them. Kindness for Kids is our new wish list on Amazon, filled with everything from pencils to folders and binders. It can be expensive to stock up

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services July 13, 2021

HCJFS receives two national awards for innovation

The National Association of Counties granted Hamilton County Job and Family Services two achievement awards this year, honoring work to help kids in foster care get better medical care and changes to help more families who need one-time help. The two awards: Human Services category – “Leveraging TANF/PRC flexibility to

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services July 12, 2021

Emergency Housing Voucher Assessment

If you can no longer stay in your current living situation and are being asked to leave and would end up in shelter without assistance, please click this link to complete the Emergency Housing Voucher Assessment. Please be aware that the Emergency Housing Vouchers are an extremely limited resource. Submitting this

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Shared by Strategies to End Homelessness July 9, 2021

Hamilton County Job & Family Services is looking for a new Executive Director

The job description for Executive Director of Hamilton County Job and Family Services is here, but there’s so much more to say about all that goes into this important role. Read the .pdf below describing the opportunity and the many ways a new leader will shape this agency as Hamilton

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services June 29, 2021

Community Link Work From Home Job List UPDATE 6-28-21

Community Link has posted the most recent list of “Work From Home Jobs”. This list is provided by Ryan at Easterseals of Greater Cincinnati, rjames@eastersealsgc.org. A preview can be seen below. Community Link is a welfare-to-work program providing coordinated services to Ohio Works First (OWF) recipients to facilitate their transition

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Shared by United Resource Connection June 28, 2021

HCJFS launches safe sleep tour Monday in Cincinnati neighborhoods

To help prevent babies from dying in unsafe sleep situations, Hamilton County Job and Family Services begins on Monday an unprecedented prevention campaign. HCJFS workers will visit neighborhoods to talk to parents of infants and distribute free Halo swaddles and sleep sacks. Proper sleep attire is the one aspect of

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services June 25, 2021

Greater Cincinnati United Way Database Now Searchable On Our Site

You can now search the Greater Cincinnati United Way database without leaving United Resource Connection by using the form located at https://cincinnati.unitedresourceconnection.org/uwgc-database. The Greater Cincinnati United Way database consists of nearly 1,500 agencies and organizations that provide approximately 3,000 programs to assist you in your time of need. The database provides

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Shared by United Resource Connection June 18, 2021

Hamilton County Public Health Celebrates Juneteenth!

Juneteenth – also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day – is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States. Originating in Galveston, Texas, it is now celebrated annually on June 19 throughout the United States, with varying official

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health June 16, 2021

Vaccination Message to the Latino Community

The video included with this post is part of a campaign to reach latino Ohioans who have not yet been vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. It is particularly important to reach this population because they are disproportionately effected by the COVID-19 virus. Kiara Alfonseca (digital reporter, journalist, and producer) reports that

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Shared by Central Clinic Behavioral Health June 15, 2021

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