Cash Assistance

Cash Assistance

Cash Assistance
(Ohio Works First)


Ohio Works First was established to provide time-limited cash assistance to eligible families through Ohio's Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program which emphasizes employment, personal responsibility and self-sufficiency.

Am I Eligible?
In order to be eligible for OWF, a household must include the following:

  • A minor child or a pregnant woman in the 3rd trimester
  • A child residing with a parent, specified relative, legal guardian or legal custodian
  • Unmarried minor parents and pregnant minors must be in an approved adult-supervised living arrangement

How to apply here

Harrison County is in need of foster parents!  Call                             740-942-2171 for more information.