Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS
Hamilton County Job and Family Services is excited to be part of a new effort to lift local families and support them on their way to self-sufficiency.
Project LIFT will launch in January, a $5 million, […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, Foster family in need of van, on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 1 month, 3 weeks ago
The Cincinnati Enquirer has profiled a foster family in need of assistance as part of its Wish List series. The Freeman family has fostered 68 children at one time or another and needs a van to carry on their […]
When you see A Christmas Carol this season at Playhouse in the Park, know that you are looking at some pretty special kids with kind families.
Some of the children in the cast, with their parents, got together to […]
Amber Gray’s life is one of successes, to be sure.
She was an All-American basketball player at Lakota West. She made the University of Tennessee Lady Vols team and played in 27 games as a freshman for legendary c […]
An opinion column in a recent edition of the Cincinnati Enquirer highlighted Hamilton County Job and Family Service’s efforts to revive the Fatherhood Collaborative of Hamilton County.
The collaborative will […]
Three of our veteran employees were honored last week for their years of service:
Lisa Dalmida, a team leader in child support enforcement, and Michael Patton, our assistant director/Child Support, were honored […]
In 2020, all Ohio child care providers will have to meet new quality guidelines. WCPO reports on how they are getting ready.
The post Child care providers preparing for new standards appeared first on Hamilton […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, A huge thank you to our community, on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 2 months, 2 weeks ago
While my wonderful Thanksgiving with family reminded me of the many things I have in my personal life to be thankful for, I also thought about the many work-related reasons to say thanks.
I am very thankful the […]
On this Giving Tuesday, HCJFS has a way to help foster children make college visits, provide toiletries or toys to abused children and aid low-income families with needs beyond job assistance, food and medical […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, JFS Planning Committee meets Friday, on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Hamilton County’s Job and Family Services Planning Committee will hold its next scheduled meeting at 10 a.m. on Nov. 30, at 222 E. Central Parkway, Room 6SE701.
The meeting of community stakeholders is open to t […]
SafeCare is a great program that helps parents of young children who are at risk for child abuse or neglect or have been reported for it.
The Hamilton County SafeCare Collaborative is a partnership of Job and […]
HCJFS employee Neil Kelly has been hit by three cars in 10 months. He’d prefer not to be.
On October 21, 2017, Neil Kelly posted this picture of himself on Facebook, detailing the crash and his injuries. “I writ […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, Offices closed Thursday and Friday, on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 2 months, 3 weeks ago
We are open regular hours on Wednesday, Nov. 21. We will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22 and 23. We will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 26.
The post Offices closed Thursday and Friday appeared first […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, Applying for Benefits? Check out the Ohio Benefits Self-Service Portal Tutorial., on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 3 months ago
This new video helps explain how to apply for assistance.
The post Applying for Benefits? Check out the Ohio Benefits Self-Service Portal Tutorial. appeared first on Hamilton County Job & Family Services.
As mandated by the State of Ohio, Family Child Care Providers must be Step Up to Quality rated by 2020 to continue serving children who receive publicly funded child care benefits.
Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a f […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, Children’s Services staff recognized, on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 3 months ago
Director Moira Weir was honored this past weekend to pick up an award for our Children’s Services section.
The Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers selected HCJFS as the best of all public a […]
We had a great day Friday in Judge Ted Winkler’s courtroom – 13 children in foster care officially joined their adoptive families.
The courtroom was full of reporters and photographers, documenting each of the nin […]
Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS wrote a new post, Today’s the day. Thirteen children will join nine families. Watch live., on the site Cincinnati Community of United Resource Connection 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Thirteen children will be adopted into nine families Friday, Nov. 2, as part of Hamilton County Job and Family Services’ 12th annual mass adoption ceremony to celebrate National Adoption Month.
The ceremony wi […]
I have been asked a lot about the Children’s Services levy that is on the ballot Tuesday. While I do my best to answer them in person, I thought it might be more helpful to have a Question and Answer primer for t […]
Ohio’s workforce is expected to get an $8 million infusion to combat chronic absenteeism, drug-positive tests, productivity issues and a general lack of employees that have followed the opioid epidemic into the w […]
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