Public Lobbies Remain Closed Until Further Notice.

In accordance with the directives from the Ohio Department of Health to minimize the spread of COVID-19 and with consultation from the Board of Marion County Commissioners, the public lobbies for Marion County Job & Family Services and Child Support remain closed until further notice.


Please continue to access services through the following ways:


Access Our Website at

For information on Child Support, Public Assistance and Workforce programs.


Drop Off Documets

Documents for all programs can be placed in the agency drop box, which is located within the vestibule of the main entrance at 363 West Fairground Street.  There is also a separate drop box for overpayments.  These are available 24/7 and checked by staff daily:  Document Drop Boxes


Paper Applications Available

The paper application for cash, food, and medical assistance (7200) as well as paper applications for the Prevention, Retention & Contingency (PRC) program and other programs are located within the vestibule of the main entrance at 363 West Fairground Street:  Paper Applications & Forms


Submit Doucments by Email and Fax

Documents for programs can be emailed to or faxed to 740-387-2175 and these sources will be checked by staff daily.

Child Support
Visit for information including the link to the Ohio Child Support Customer Service Web Portal, in order to access report changes and view/print case and payment information.  For limited information you may call 740-386-1100.
Public Assistance Programs
Visit to apply, renew or make changes for cash, food, or medical assistance.  You can also call 1-844-860-6446 to apply, renew, or make changes for cash, food or medical assistance.  
Workforce and OhioMeansJobs Services
Visit for access to the statewide workforce site.  For local OhioMeansJobs updates, visit or call 740-386-1080.

For all other questions, please call 740-387-8560. 

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.