Employment Support

Unemployment Insurance The Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS) Office of Unemployment Insurance has a variety of resources available here to help employers and employees navigate the support programs in place. View FAQs specific to employers.

Avoid Layoffs – SharedWork Ohio is a voluntary layoff aversion program that allows you to keep workers employed under reduced hours during times of reduced business activity, and ODJFS provides eligible individuals an unemployment insurance benefit proportionate to their reduced hours.

Ohio’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has a COVID-19 Indoor Air Quality Assistance Program. Click here for the Indoor Air Quality Assistance Program FAQ.