Ohio Works First
Cash Assistance Work Activities Program

OWF Cash Assistance Work Activity Program

Individuals who apply for OWF cash assistance are required to complete an assessment of their employability and participate in a work activity assignment for a specified number of hours per month.  Work activity assignments include, but are not limited to, participating in the agency’s Job Search Program, attending employment related workshops, and/or work at one of the county’s Work Experience Program sites.

The number of hours an individual must complete per month is determined according to factors such as, single parent or two-parent family, the age of the youngest child, and the amount of the cash and food assistance grants. The number of hours per month an individual must complete ranges from 86 -151.  Failure to complete the assigned work activity component may result in the family’s benefits being closed.

For more information about the OWF Work Activity Programs, please call

937-498-4981

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Employment Workshops

OhioMeansJobs Shelby County
offers free employment workshops.
Workshop participants have the
opportunity to improve their job
seeking skills to aid in finding a
new job or to brush up on skills
to retain a job once they are working.
Workshops are taught by instructors
from Upper Valley Career Center and
Aspire.

To register for a workshop, call
OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at
937-498-4981 Extension 2816

 

Resume Writing Workshop

June 11 & 25

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Job Search Skills Workshop

June 6

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Good Employee Skills Workshop

June 20

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Computer Basics Workshop

May 23, June 27

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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May 24, 2018

2:00 PM

AMPM Employment will be conducting open interviews at 505 N. Main Street, Piqua, Ohio.

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May 25, 2018

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Spherion will be will be Hosting an Open House Event! Located at 213 N. Ohio Avenue, Sidney, Ohio 45365.

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May 30, 2018

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Plastipak will be conducting open interviews at the American Legion, 627 East College Street, Jackson Center, Ohio.

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May 30, 2018, June 6, 2018 and June 13, 2018

8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Horizons HRS will be conducting open interviews at OhioMeansJobs Shelby County, 227 S. Ohio Avenue, Sidney, Ohio.

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
HOURS M, W, TH, F - 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 6 pm