Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the members of OJFSDA?

A: Membership is open to the 88 county JFS offices, the Ohio County Children's Service Boards, and Child Support Enforcement Agencies (CSEA).


Q: What services does OJFSDA provide?

A: OJFSDA provides training, research, and education related to the integrated Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) system. OJFSDA also serves as a liaison between ODJFS and each of the 88 county JFS offices.


Q: Is OJFSDA affiliated with the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services?

A: No, it is not. Though OJFSDA works closely with the state, it is a member organization that represents the county directors.


Q: Who does OJFSDA serve?

A: OJFSDA represents the Directors of Ohio's 88 County Departments of Job and Family Services. OJFSDA also provides services to the Ohio General Assembly, key public policymakers, and agency staff.