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:

Chore Services

Chore Services
This program is only available to adults 60 years of age and older and who own their own home. Must not have another able-bodied adult or child 15 or older living in the household.

Eligibility requirements include income, assets, and a statement of physical need. Services such as lawn mowing, snow shoveling and a one-time fall leaf clean-up are provided to the elder by a third party vendor. The cost for these services are reimbursed to the vendor by the agency.

For more information, contact Jessica Johnson at 419-373-6982 or 1-888-282-1118.