Ohio's Disability Financial Assistance Program is a safety net for needy individuals who do not meet all of the eligibility requirements necessary to receive help from other federal and state benefits programs, such as Supplemental Security Income and Ohio Works First. Eligibility is determined by county department of job and family services based on Ohio Administrative Code rules.
Who is Eligible?
Eligible individuals include:
- Individuals who are disabled as determined by the ODJFS County Medical Services section; or
- Individuals who were at least 60 years of age and in receipt of Disability Financial Assistance in June 2003.