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

To report suspected Fraud: Please contact Wood County Job and Family Services at 419-373-6964 or 419-373-6950, or Online at:

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.

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