Baby Formula Shortage F.A.Qs

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, there have been significant shortages of infant formulas in stores. Current shortages have been largely caused by supply chain issues and the recent recall of several baby formula products over concerns about cronobacter contamination , in U.S. produced powder formulas, including Similac, Similac PM 60/40, Alimentum, and Elecare. The

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services May 19, 2022

OhioMeansJobs Webinar Opportunities

Ohio Means Jobs is sponsoring two, free webinars on Wednesday, August 26: Financial Well-Being Strengths, Values and Strategies Present yourself as a Professional and Gain the Advantage with Recruiters The post OhioMeansJobs Webinar Opportunities appeared first on Hamilton County Job & Family Services . Visit Original Source at

COVID-19 Walk-up, No Cost Testing Locations

Hamilton County has seen a spike in cases over the past two weeks, individuals interested in receiving a test can view testing locations within the county at: . Flyers for free, pop-up testing locations in the County next week are additionally attached above.   The post COVID-19 Walk-up, No

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services June 26, 2020

Community Link Service Update

Effective July 1, 2020, Community Link will no longer be servicing the Ohio Works First (OWF) 18-24-year-old population. The CCMEP Program will provide all services for this population. The new office location for services for OWF 18-24 year old CCMEP customers will be 644 Linn St, Suite 600, Cincinnati, Ohio

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Shared by Hamilton County Job & Family Services June 24, 2020

It’s a new day at JFS – take a look at our video

We’re excited about our new branding. Not just because the colors are bright, but because we feel the look and feel better conveys the positive work JFS has been doing in Hamilton County for 75 years. It’s true: We support families and change lives. Click on our new video. We

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Shared by Moira Weir March 4, 2020

McCartney Named Agency’s Interim Director

Hamilton County Job and Family Services’ Chief Operating Officer Tim McCartney has been named interim director of JFS and will assume those duties when Director Moira Weir leaves in early March. The Board of County Commissioners appointed McCartney today. The commissioners did not specify a time frame to fill the

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Shared by Moira Weir February 13, 2020

JFS will always be special

You may have heard already that I will soon leave JFS to accept the position as the first woman to lead the United Way of Greater Cincinnati as CEO/President. I do this with extreme mixed emotions. While I am excited to lead an organization helping hundreds of thousands of children

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Shared by Moira Weir February 3, 2020

Kinship program helps hundreds of families in first six months

More than 400 kinship families were helped this year by a new kinship stipend program.  JFS launched the program in June to help Hamilton County grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives who care for children in JFS custody.  The kinship stipend program pays kinship caregivers $350 per month, per child for

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Shared by Moira Weir December 27, 2019

Scam targeting food assistance recipients

Ohio’s Department of Job and Family Services has learned of a potential scam targeting recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Some SNAP recipients have been connected to a fraudulent customer service number and were asked to provide a credit card number or be charged “shipping fees” for a

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Shared by Moira Weir December 20, 2019