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Register Today For The Franklin County Community Resource Symposium

Join us for a series of conversations about the most important issues affecting Franklin County youth and families. Learn what Franklin County is doing to break down barriers to employment, confront a growing opiate epidemic and ensure every child has a chance to thrive -- regardless of their ZIP code.

The Franklin County Community Resource Symposium is FREE and open to all community social service providers, faith leaders and youth advocates.

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Child Care Training Offered Oct. 22

By 2020 all child care and preschool centers will need a "Step Up To Quality" Star-rating for the state to continue participating in the publicly-funded child care program.

Register today for free specialized Child Care training session at the Franklin County Community Resource Symposium and learn everything you need to know about Star-rating and much more!

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Columbus City Schools Family Resource Fair

Calling all parents, guardians, community members and anyone interested in learning how to better support students’ academic and social growth. In collaboration with city faith-based and nonprofit leaders, Columbus City Schools is hosting a family resource fair on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. – noon, at East High School, 1500 East Broad St., Columbus, OH 43205.

Click the link below for more details.

Learn about the Medicaid Disability Determination Redesign

The State of Ohio's new Disability Determination Redesign intends to simply the way many Ohioans apply for and use Medicaid. If you are aged, blind or disabled, or if you receive long-term care covered by Medicaid, your health coverage may have been affected. Learn more about the new higher income guidelines, the  elimination of "Spend Downs" and other changes that went into effect Aug. 1, 2016.  

Click here to visit the Disability Determination Redesign homepage

Click here to watch a video about the Disability Determination Redesign

Healthy Start

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
  • Vaccinations
  • Prenatal and Postpartum Services for Mothers
  • Transportation to Appointments
  • And Much More
John O'Grady President
Paula Brooks
Marilyn Brown