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Phone: (614) 233-2000
Fax: (614) 233-2398

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Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m

Hours vary by location. Please visit the page for each opportunity center for a complete schedule.

Who We Are

The Franklin County Department of Job and Family Services provides workforce development and family support programs that improve the quality of life for Franklin County residents.

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Program for South Side Boys of Color Featured at CMC

"I Am My Brother's Keeper" is a place-based, collective-impact initiative that helps bridge opportunity gaps for boys and young men of color on the South Side of Columbus. Watch as FCDJFS Chief Strategy Officer Charles Noble moderates a Columbus Metropolitan Club panel discussion about the ways the our Agency, the Ohio State Kirwan Institute, Columbus Urban League and many other South Side partners are working together to provide experiential learning opportunities, mentoring and more.  

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Teens Learn Coding Thanks to FCDJFS-funded Program

NBC 4i's Mark Taylor visited Whitehall Yearling High School to meet students enrolled in Student WEB CORPS, one of the work experience programs funded through the Franklin County Summer Youth Success Program. Students learn Web design and project management skills while working in teams to build a website for a mock business -- all while earning a paycheck.
Click here to watch the NBC4i segment. Click here to learn more about Student WEB CORPS and TECH CORPS.

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