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Tuscarawas County Job & Family Services

389 16th Street SW

New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

IMPORTANT: FAX Number for Child Protective Services is: 330-339-0571

When sending us documents using the email account:

Be sure to include a Case Number, Social Security Number, and phone number with your documents.
Failure to do so could delay or prevent processing of your case.

Child Protective Services

Child Protective Services are available to help children achieve safety,
well-being, and permanency.

TCJFS recognizes that families play an important role in ensuring their children’s safety and well-being. Families who know they are in need of services to help keep their children safe should contact TCJFS for information on what help is available.


Cash, Food, or Medicaid

Apply for benefits or report changes:
Phone: 1-844-640-6446

Send verifications to:


Submit Cash. Food, Medicaid Verifications and Case Changes

Our Contact Info

330-339-7791 (Main)
330-339-6388 (FAX)
330-339-0571 Child Protective FAX

TTY/TDD Ohio Relay Services
800-750-0750 or 7-1-1

Civil Rights

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.

Click Here – Ohio Department of Job & Family Services Civil Rights Webpage

Click Here – Tuscarawas County Job & Family Services Civil Rights Plan and Information

Healthcare Info

Affordable Care Act Website

Ohio Medicaid & Other Assistance

Report Fraud

Report to fraud local JFS
Click Here to Report Fraud

Report fraud to Ohio JFS
Click Here to Report Fraud

Transportation (Non-Emergency Medicaid)

Phone: (330) 308-7716 Transportation Line
Request Via Email (click here)

Transportation must be scheduled no later than 48 hours before your medical appointment, excluding weekends, holidays and before 2:30 p.m. each day.

Programs for Families

The Tuscarawas County Health Department has several very good programs for families with children.

Safe Beginnings

Safe Beginnings is a program to assist families with safety support items that will allow their babies and children to get off to a safe and healthy start.

Transportation Services

Watch the video and/or click on the following link for a Transportation resource guide.