Child Care and Parenting

Ohio Parenting for Literacy
Families, parents, friends, and teachers all want children to be successful readers. Parents and caregivers already do a lot of things at home to develop children's reading skills. In Games Parents Play, we invite you to try several reading games that you can use every day with children. In A Look in the Classroom, you are going to visit classrooms and see what teachers are doing that supports and extends what you do at home.

Stop Bullying
Aggressive behavior may be bullying depending on what happened, how often it happens and who it happens to. Find out what bullying is and what the different types are. You can also learn more about other topics related to bullying.

Social Services - Ohio

Food Stamps Application Form
This page includes information about how Ohioans may request "Cash, Medical and Food Stamp benefits".

HEAP Application
Helping low-income Ohioans pay their utility bills and improve the energy efficiency of their homes.

Ohio Here To Help
Ohio Here to Help was designed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services to help Ohio's unemployed workers learn more about the many programs and resources available to them, from both the government and the private sector. The website provides information on assistance available for money, food, housing, health care, education and training. The website gives links to some online application forms for some of these services.