Food Assistance (SNAP)
Food Assistance benefits are issued through the Ohio Direction Card, an electronic debit
card that can be used to purchase eligible food items. Food Assistance helps raise the level
of nutrition, expand buying power, and safeguard the health and well-being of individuals
in low-income households.
U. S. Department of Agriculture Food Assistance Non-Discrimination Statement
Non-discrimination statement: Federal law and the policies of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) and the local County Department of Job and Family Services (CDJFS) say that we must not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or political beliefs.
To file a discrimination complaint, write or call USDA or ODJFS:
USDADirector, Office of Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.Washington, D.C. 20250-9410(800) 795-3272(202) 720-5964 (TIY)
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
ODJFS Bureau of Civil Rights
30 East Broad Street, 37th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215(614) 644-2703 (voice)
1-866-227-6353 (toll free)(614) 752-6381 (fax)