Looking for help during these tough economic times? The State Library of Ohio understands that this is a challenging time for all residents of our great state. This one-stop Find Help in Tough Times center provides help in finding important information and resources. Each area contains a list of links to online resources. The Find Help in Tough Times center will grow as we continue to add valuable resources and information.
We encourage you to provide feedback to us, both about this site and about the challenges that you face. Please Click here to provide feedback or share your story about your own experiences in these tough times. For example, was there a state or federal agency that was especially helpful? Were you able to find a job using one of these resources? Do you have a suggestion for making it easier to find the information you need? We will be posting some of these stories on this site so that hopefully others may be able to gain from your experiences.
For those libraries, groups, or individuals who would like to link directly to this website from their own site, we have included on this page the logo and html code that you can place on your website.
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For additional help finding information on the State of Ohio website there is a Help Center with a Live Help chat feature. Live Help is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, excluding state holidays. At other times the link can be used to send a request or inquiry via email.
Ohio Here to Help provides direct links to job openings via Ohio Means Jobs, as well as to training and education resources via the State Library of Ohio. It also has information on such topics as money, food assistance, health care, housing, transportation, child care, veterans’ services, legal services, clothing assistance, youth employment and much more.
To link to this page on your website using the Tough Times logo put the following code on your site: