Child Support Overview

The Shelby County Child Support Enforcement Agency (“CSEA”) is dedicated to providing children with the opportunity for a better life by working with both parents to establish child support, cash medical support and health insurance orders for the children of Shelby County. The CSEA helps children receive the financial and medical support they deserve. Child support is key to the success of children in our community.

Ohio Child Support Enforcement Agency

 

To access Fact Sheets about specific areas of the Child Support Program go to www.ocda.us/ then click “Fact Sheets”

What the CSEA Can Do

  • Establish Paternity

  • Establish Child Support, Cash Medical Support and Health Insurance Orders

  • Enforce Child Support, Cash Medical Support and Health Insurance Orders

  • Locate Non-Custodial Parents

  • Review and Adjust Support Orders

  • Terminate Support Orders

  • Provide Interstate Services

 

Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Child Support

What the CSEA Cannot Do

  • Assist with issues regarding visitation and/or custody

  • Offer legal advice

  • Provide legal representation for either party at court hearings. The CSEA attorney represents the interest of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

  • Give credit for direct payments made to the custodial parent that are not made through the CSEA. By law, direct payments are considered a gift.

  • Verify how child support payments are spent by the custodial parent

  • Use current income of a spouse or live-in boyfriend/girlfriend to calculate a child support obligation

  • Discuss a case with a person other than the custodial or non-custodial parent without a written consent to release case-specific information to another party

MESSAGE BOARD

PUBLIC NOTICE

Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services
Prevention, Retention and Contingency Plan
Opportunity for Public Comment

The Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services is taking comments from the public on the Prevention, Retention and Contingency plan for Shelby County.  The plan is developed under guidance and regulations from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.
The plan will be available for public comment from August 17,2021 – September 16, 2021 at the Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services, 227 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney, Ohio, 45365.
Hours of operation are 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday, Tuesday,  Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday


Cash Food & Medical Assistance

Applications and verifications
such as income, expenses and
other needed items may be returned by:

E-mail to:  FMS-Staff@jfs.ohio.gov
Fax to:  937-498-7396,  mail to:
Shelby County Department

of Job & Family Services
227 S. Ohio Avenue,Sidney, OH  45365,
in person, or by drop box outside the
front door of the agency.



Child Support

Children's Services

Unemployment Benefits


Adult Protective Services now
has a 24-Hour online portal available
for reporting non-emergency cases
of suspected adult abuse, neglect, or
exploitation at this link:

https://aps.jfs.ohio.gov/

 

 

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Local Job Opportunities

To speak to a staff member
from OhioMeansJobs Shelby
County about your employment
needs call: 937-498-4981, ext. 2816
or contact us by email at:
EFS-Staff@jfs.ohio.gov .

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Job Opportunities

for week of 9-13-2021

for week of 9-07-2021


September 16, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Plastipak will be conducting open interviews at The Family Life Center at 310 Davis Street in Jackson Center, Ohio.

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Nursing Home Administrator
The Shelby County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Nursing Home Administrator for Fair Haven. The deadline to apply is September 21, 2021.

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