Prevention, Retention and Contingency (PRC)
Emergency Assistance Program

Retention Services

Retention Services are provided to households where a member needs assistance in maintaining employment. These services may include help with transportation costs, uniforms, and car repair.  Households must meet the monthly gross income requirements for the services/program for which they are applying and the household must include a minor child.  Verifications of household income, residence and need must be documented.

Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Prevention Retention Contingency

Contingency Services

Contingency Services are provided as emergency assistance services to income eligible households.  Households must meet the monthly gross income requirements for the services/program for which they are applying and the household must include a minor child.  Verifications of household income, residence and need must be documented.  Need must be established by an eviction notice or shut off notice for Contingency Services.  Assistance may only be provided once in a twelve month period, under contingency.

Applications for the PRC Program are available and accepted at the Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services during regular business hours.

For more information about the PRC Program, please call

937-498-4981

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Computer Classes
FREE Basic Computer Classes asre being offered at OhioMeansJobs Shelby County. Call 937-498-4981 Ext. 2816 to register. See flyer for more details. Registration is limited!

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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 the Adult Basic Literacy Program (ABLE).  To register for a workshop, call OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at 937-498-4981 Extension 2816

Resume Writing Workshop
Emphasis on the importance of a resume.
Writing high quality cover letters.
Monday, March 13 & 27
Monday, April 10 & 24
Monday, May 8 & 22
Monday, June 5 &19
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Interviewing Skills Workshop
Selling yourself at the interview.
Difficult interview questions.
Wednesday, March 8
Wednesday, April 12
Wednesday, May 10
Wednesday, June 14
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Job Search Skills Workshop
Review methods to find job openings.
Wednesday, April 5
Wednesday, May 3
Wednesday, June 7
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Good Employee Skills Workshop
Review Employer Expectations.
Wednesday, March 15
Wednesday, April 19
Wednesday, May 17
Wednesday, June 21
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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June 2, 2017

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Wapakoneta Chamber will be conducting a Talent Expo at Wapakoneta Elementary School, 900 N. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, OH 45895.  Many employers will be available, see attached flyer for details.   

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
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Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 6 pm