Cuyahoga Job and Family Services
October SNAP, Medicaid and cash assistance benefits will NOT be affected by a potential U.S. government shutdown.
In the event of a government shutdown, there will be no change to your October benefits. Your benefits will continue to be issued on your normal load date.
Attention Medicaid Customers:
Medicaid continuous coverage rules expire march 31! Cuyahoga Job and Family Services is completing the renewal process for Medicaid benefits. As part of the renewal process, CJFS will determine if individuals currently enrolled in Medicaid still meet federal income and other eligibility standards. Those deemed ineligible may be discontinued from coverage.
CJFS promotes economic self-sufficiency and personal responsibility for families and individuals by providing access to jobs, benefits, and community services. Staff determine eligibility for a range of quality services that include Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC), Child Care Assistance, and Workforce Programs, in accordance with Federal, State, and County regulations.
Do you need to access your SNAP, Medicaid or cash assistance case? Click here for information on how to apply, update, and check the status of your case.