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Adams County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: R Scott Amen, Superintendent
Phone: (937) 544-2574
E-mail: amenrsacbdd@yahoo.com
Website for
Adams County Board of Developmental Disabilities


Address:
3964 Wheat Ridge Road
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

The Adams County Board of Developmental Disabilities provides services to eligible individuals of all ages who reside in Adams County. Services include: Early Intervention, Service and Support Administration (case management), Adult Day Services, Community Employment, Family Support Services, and Transportation. Call the Board office at 937-544-2574 for more information.





Adams County Children Services/Wilson Children's Home
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: Jill Wright, Executive Director
Phone: 937-544-2511
E-mail: Jill.Wright@jfs.ohio.gov

Address:
300 North Wilson Drive
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map





Adams County Regional Medical Center
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: Roland Gee, Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 937-386-3400
Fax: 937-386-3019
Toll-Free: 877 544 5571
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
E-mail: mail@acrmc.com
Website for
Adams County Regional Medical Center


Address:
230 Medical Center Drive
Seaman, Ohio 45679
Directions/Map





Adams County Shelter for the Homeless, Inc.
Main Contact: Robert Boldman, Director
Phone: 937-544-8164
Fax: 937-544-8520
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
E-mail: acshclients@yahoo.com

Address:
11483 State Route 41
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

The Adams County Shelter for the Homeless -  was founded in 1995 by Imogene Kidder and a group of concerned supporters.   The first shelter buildings were located at Blue Creek,Ohio on Blue Creek Road, next to the Jefferson School (erected in 1925.)  As the years went by changes occurred and in July of 2000 the shelter gained a new Director (Robert Boldman.)   Then in 2010 the old Jefferson School building was scheduled to be torn down.   Due to this change the shelter was granted an allocation through the county to purchase property in West, Union, Ohio.  On November 1, 2010, the shelter re-opened and an open house was held on November 29.   A new chapter has started for the shelter with hopes of a bright future in service to the Homeless.       

Adams County Shelter endeavors to provide services to all citizens in need. A house is the basis for a home, it's the structure inside where our lives unfold; where we nurture our children, face our challenges and celebrate our milestones. For a house to become a home it must be safe, decent, affordable - and available. In Ohio, more affordable housing is badly needed. Last year, approximately 150,000 Ohioans were homeless. More than 40 percent of Ohio renters cannot afford the fair-market rent of a two-bedroom unit; and foreclosures totaled nearly 90,000 in 2009. It was the 14th consecutive year of record breaking foreclosure numbers.

At Adams County Homeless Shelter (ACSH) we believe that everybody should have a home.  ACSH supports a range of housing assistance services in Ohio, including homeless prevention, rapid re-housing, and finding permanent affordable housing with linkages to supportive services, as needed. Since 1995, ACSH has worked on behalf of the homeless in need of emergency shelter; hoping that someday they will find shelter that can become lasting homes filled with life's possibilities.

Scope of Services:

 

    • For homeless individuals within our geographic area.
    • ACSH is dependent on grants and donations for the day to day operation of  the shelter. 
    • Accepting financial, volunteer and donation support  (clothing, furniture and personal.)  
    • Emergency Shelter - accommodations for Families and Single Females & Males. 
    • Limited to 30 day stay - Benefit Bank Site - HPRP Site - Office Hours 9 - 4 - (Monday thru Friday.) 
    • Application required for admission to shelter - (not a drop off shelter.) 

     

    Our mission is to provide needed shelter for the homeless and those experiencing loss of affordable and safe housing. Emergency shelter for families and individual adults.







Area Agency on Aging
County Partnership County partner or private-sector

Phone: 937-544-0235
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
E-mail: info@aaa7.org
Website for
Area Agency on Aging


Address:
State Route 41
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map





Board of Health
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: Judy Bennington, Administrator
Phone: 937-544-5547
Fax: 937-544-3035
Hours: Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday 8-12:00 noon
E-mail: adamcohd@odh.ohio.gov - Judy.Bennington@odh.ohio.gov
Website for
Board of Health


Address:
923 Sunrise Avenue
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

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Child Support and Enforcement Agency (CSEA)
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: Sue Fulton, Director
Phone: 937-544-5155
Fax: 937-544-5406
Toll-Free: 800-840-5711
Hours: Monday -Friday 7- 4:45pm, Ext. Wed by appt as needed
E-mail: ADAMS_COUNTY_CHILD_SUPPORT@odjfs.state.oh.us

Address:
482 Rice Drive, P.O. Box 386
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

Location of absent parent, enforcement of child support, establish or modify an order, establish paternity and wage withholdings.

To get Child Support case information instantly go to: http://jfs.ohio.gov/OCS





Job and Family Services
County Partnership County partner or private-sector

Main Contact: Sue Fulton, Director
Phone: 937-544-2371
Fax: 937-544-5406
Toll-Free: 800-840-5711
Hours: M-Th 7-4:45pm, Fri 7-11am, Holiday week M-F 7-3:45, * Closed for lunch from 11:30- 12:15
E-mail: ADAMS_COUNTY_JFS@odjfs.state.oh.us

Address:
482 Rice Drive, P.O. Box 386
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

The Adams County Department of Job and Family Services offers help with Cash Assistance (OWF), child care, child support, food assistance, health care (Medicaid), work support services through the Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC) program, disability assistance, Learning, Earning, and Parenting (LEAP) services for teenage parents, adult protective services, and Medicaid transportation (NET).

You can apply on line anytime at http://jfs.ohio.gov/OFam/index.stm or fill out a "Request for Cash, Food, and Medical Assistance" (JFS7200) form and submit to the county agency.

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all of its programs and activities on the bases of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or political beliefs.

To file a complaint of discrimination write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 14th and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call 202-720-5964 (voice or TSS.)  The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.



To get Child Support case information instantly go to: http://jfs.ohio.gov/OCS



An additional email address for JFS: ADAMS_COUNTY_CHILD_CARE_NET@odjfs.state.oh.us





Venture Productions, Inc.
Official County Office/Service Official County Office/Service

Main Contact: Liz Lafferty, Director
Phone: 937-544-2823
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
E-mail: lizlaffertyventure5@yahoo.com
Website for
Venture Productions, Inc.


Address:
11516 State Route 41
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map





Veterans Services
County Partnership County partner or private-sector

Main Contact: Dean Collins, CVSO
Phone: 937-544-5005
Fax: 937-544-1354
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
E-mail: dean.collins@adamscountyoh.gov

Address:
10835 State Route 41
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map

Are you a veteran living in Ohio?

Then you may be eligible for educational,  employment, financial, health care, home loans,  and many other benefits. The best way to get  connected to your veterans benefits is to visit  your county veterans service office.

Ohio's 88 county veterans service offices are  trained to advise you about available benefits and help you apply for these benefits.

Commission Members

  • William Conn- Pres., DAV
  • Garry Mitchell - Vice Pres., AMVETS
  • Terry Himes -  VFW
  •  Marvin Green - Secretary, Marine Corps League 
  • Gerald Naylor - AL
  • Russell Todd, Jr. - Transportation Coordinator
  • Need more info? Visit the Ohio Dept. of Veterans Services at dvs.ohio.gov or call 1-877-OHIO-VET (1-877-644-6838).
Click here for a PDF brochure.





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