Our mission is to extend supportive services and resources which will provide for the essential needs of our customers. In partnership with public and private entities, we will initiate efforts to enhance the employment potential of all County residents and promote self-sufficiency for each individual. We will utilize a teamwork approach in achieving our goals, and in doing so will treat each other and those we serve with dignity and respect.
We serve all children, adults, and families who need protection from abuse, neglect, and exploitation; financial and economic support; their family relationships established, nurtured and continuum of education, prevention and intervention services; strengths-based family assessment; direct services; and advocacy. Through the wise use of community resources and in collaboration with the others, we provide a flexible process that promotes self-sufficiency while preserving dignity, privacy, and physical and emotional well-being.
Family, Adult & Children's Services
The purpose of FACS is to provide quality services to at-risk children, their families, and the community in order to achieve safe children, stable families and supportive communities. Services include: child and adult protective services, daycare and adoptions, foster care recruitment, training and certification.
Medical & Family Stability
The purpose of MFS is to assist families and individuals in need to temporary financial assistance, supplemental food benefits and health insurance. Service Programs Include: Ohio Works First, Prevention Retention & Contingency, Food
Assistance, Healthy Start, Medicaid, & Fraud Prevention.
Northwest Ohio Job Center of Henry County
The mission of the workforce investment act in Henry County is to serve adults and youth to achieve realistic jobs, and the skills needed fro advancement to provide a satisfying work experience for the individual and profit for the business community. We do this by effectively using all resources to provide individualized service to our customers. Available resource room with state of the art computer equipment, including ADA compliant equipment. Some of the partner agencies include Experience Works, Ohio Rehabilitation Commission, Ohio Department of Job & Family Services, Rural Opportunities and Workforce Investment Act (WIA).
Ohio Department of Job & Family Services-
Ohio Means Jobs-
Ohio Unemployment Benefits Online-
Discrimination Complaint Procedure: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or political beliefs. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 14th and Independence Avenue, SW, Washington DC 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice or TDD). USDA is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. Discrimination complaints for all programs can also be filed with the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Bureau of Civil Rights, 30 E. Broad St, 37th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215 or call 1-866-227-6353.