Protective Services Hotline: 419-354-9669   JFS Office: 419-352-7566   Call Center: 1-844-640-OHIO

As a result of the February SNAP benefits being issued early Ohio is adjusting the March benefit issuance schedule. Eligible SNAP families will receive half of their March benefits on February 22, 2019, and the rest of the benefits will be issued on the normal March issuance date.

Youth Services - Ages 14-24

Learn the basics of electrical systems, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and forklift operation.
Earn a certification in just 8 weeks!
Eligible young adults ages 17-24 attend class for free.

Classes start January 28, 2019.
For more information call 419-494-2262 or click on: Manufacturer Skills Standard Certificate


If you’d like to apply for the class, please fill out the form here:
Training Screening Form


CCMEP Application

Preparing our emerging workforce for skilled employment is very important to us at OhioMeansJobs-Wood County.  FREE services are designed to support the youth’s goals, including:

  • Obtaining a high school diploma
  • Training and leadership opportunities
  • Job placement
  • Work experience
  • How to survive on your own
  • Supportive services such as child care and transportation

These are just some of the ways we can help, please feel free to contact either of our Youth program providers at:  Wood County Educational Service Center- (419) 354-9010 Leslie Head or WSOS- (419) 353-7407 Joel Burg