Contact

Apply, Renew, Make Changes, Check status for Cash, Food & Medical Assistance 
     Toll free Customer Service line:    844-640-6446
     Or online at:    benefits.ohio.gov
     Or visit our offices located at:    13183 St. Rt. 13, Millfield, Ohio 

Mailing address:

13183 State Route 13, Millfield, Ohio 45761

Phone number:
Local:   740-797-2523
Toll Free:    800-762-3775

Email:  athensjfs@jfs.ohio.gov  

Hours of Operation:  
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 Annual Holidays Observed - All Offices Closed:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve Day
  • Christmas Day

Ombudsman

The ACDJFS Ombudsman answers comments, questions and complaints from area residents.  The ombudsman can also answer general community information and help clients get in touch with other social services agencies in the region. To speak with the ombudsman, call 740-797-2523.

Community Relations Office
The Community Relations Office provides agency information to the general public and media, and serves as a resource to the community.  The office serves as a contact point for community outreach projects and requests for public information. To reach the Community Relations Office call 740-677-4258.

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13183 Ohio Rt 13, Millfield, Ohio 45761

Family Services programs:

Phone:   740-797-2523
Toll free:   800-762-3775
Toll free Customer Service line:    844-640-6446
Fax:   740-797-2447

Email:  athensjfs@jfs.ohio.gov  

Athens County Child Support Enforcement Agency

Phone:   740-593-5046
Toll free:   800-436-8933
Fax:   740-797-2934

Email:  athenscsea@jfs.ohio.gov  

The County Home office houses the Administration offices, Family Services programs; and the Child Support Enforcement Agency.  Most client office visits take place in this historic building.


OhioMeansJobs - Athens County                                           

510 W. Union Street, Athens, OH  45701       20200417_140346.rev.outside

*Main entrance and parking is in the rear of the building.                               
Phone:   740-797-1405
Toll free:   877-351-0405
Fax:   740-797-3105

Email:  ohiomeansjobsathenscounty@jfs.ohio.gov  

OhioMeansJobs - Athens County is the adult education, career development services, job search assistance, job training, employer services and reentry programs information center.

As the OhioMeansJobs center for the county, we also share office space for our community partner agencies inclusive of veteran services, and frequently host workshops and special events. The OhioMeansJobs - Athens County also has a Resource Room with public computer lab and a jobs board with listings of area employment opportunities.