Fraud and Benefit Recovery

Applicants are required to report everyone who is living with them and all income and expenses when an application is filed for benefits.  Questionable situations sometimes arise. When this happens, a referral should be made to our Fraud Department.

Fraud referrals can be made by calling

937-498-4981

option 3, then option 5


An investigation is completed to determine if there are unreported circumstances.  If there is a fraud finding, an overpayment is completed for any benefits that the household would not have been entitled to receive.

Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Food Stamp FraudOnce an overpayment has been established, the case may be referred if warranted to the local Prosecutor’s office.  Depending on the circumstances of the investigation, the case may be taken to court for prosecution.

 

The agency pursues collection from the recipient.  Collections can be obtained through payments to our agency, recoupment from benefits currently being received, and from tax return offset.
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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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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 6-07-2021

for week of 5-31-2021
 
ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
HOURS M - F   7:30 am - 4 pm