**IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT YOUR FEBRUARY FOOD ASSISTANCE BENEFITS**
ALL INDIVIDUALS CURRENTLY IN RECEIPT OF FOOD ASSISTANCE BENEFITS WILL RECEIVE THEIR FEBRUARY BENEFITS EARLY!
FEBRUARY BENEFITS WILL BE ISSUED BETWEEN JANUARY 20-JANUARY 31, WHICH MEANS YOUR REGULARLY SCHEDULED FEBRUARY LOAD DATE WILL NOT RE-LOAD.
THESE EARLY BENEFITS WILL BE FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 2019, SO PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.
THE NEXT EXPECTED ISSUANCE WILL BE ON YOUR NORMAL LOAD DATE IN MARCH.
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Child protective workers carry agency-issued photo identification badges when making home calls. Staff identify themselves in phone conversations. Anyone questioning the identity of a visitor should request to see the identification badge. Anyone questioning the identity of a caller should ask for the name, phone number and phone extension of the caller and then contact the agency to ensure the validity of the information given. The agency phone numbers to call are 330-339-7791 and 1-800-431-2347.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) and the local County Department of Job and Family Services (CDJFS) prohibit discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or political beliefs.
Statement of Civil Rights – USDA Food and Nutrition Service
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
You may also go to the following site: https://www.fns.usda.gov/fns-nondiscrimination-statement