The Franklin County Youth Summer Camp Program serves approximately 4,030 youth ages 5-13 years old at more than 60 sites located throughout Franklin County. The camps are 8-10 weeks for a minimum of 30 hours a week. The camps offer a variety of activities and opportunities that develop social skills, encourage physical fitness and promote learning.
Click the link below for a list of summer camps and enrollment information.
Franklin County’s YouthWorks Program will employ more than 1,900 TANF eligible youth and young adults ages 14-24 years old. The program provides area youth with summertime work experience that pays an hourly wage of $10 and lasts 8- to 12-weeks. The program provides eligible youth an opportunity to engage in positive activities outside of school and develop important job readiness skills.
Click the link below for a list of community partnering organizations and contact information.
Healthy Start offers free or low-cost health coverage for children (up to age 19) from eligible Franklin County families. Healthy Start covers...
- Annual Check-Ups
- Doctor Visits
- Prenatal and Postpartum Services for Mothers
- Transportation to Appointments
- And Much More
You may apply for Public assistance through the Ohio Benefit Bank. Applications can be completed for: Food Assistance Ohio Works First Medical Coverage Childcare Call 1-800-648-1176 today for a location close to you.
Did you know that there are some things you can do from home to manage your benefits?
For Self-Service options to manage your benefits, please click on the links below:
Ohio Benefit Bank
JFS Community Portal
My ODJFS Benefits
Board of Commissioners Agencies
- Animal Care & Control
- Benefits & Risk Management
- Child Support Enforcement
- Economic Development
- Fleet Management
- Homeland Security
& Justice Programs
- Human Resources