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

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ODJFS to Offer Free Credit Monitoring to Victims of Unemployment-Related ID Theft

Individuals who reported being the victim of such identity theft will be eligible for one year of credit monitoring at no charge. Those who believe they were victims, but have not yet reported it, can do so at unemployment.ohio.gov or by calling (833) 658-0394. The services include identity theft monitoring, restoration, and insurance.

In order to be eligible for the free credit monitoring service, individuals must complete the ID Theft Portal Fraud Form at Identity Theft | Ohio Unemployment Benefits Help no later than May 22, 2022. The deadline to register for identity protection services is June 25, 2022.

Click the links for additional information.

ODJFS Press Release

FAQs

 

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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To speak to a staff member
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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
 

July 30, 2022
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Plygem will be conducting open interviews at 2405 Campbell Road, Sidney, Ohio.

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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