Define Acronyms

  • ABLE- Adult Basic and Literacy Education
  • ADA - Americans with Disabilities Act
  • ADC - Aid to Dependent Children
  • AG - Assistance Group
  • CCAO - County Commissioners Association of Ohio
  • CDHS - County Department of Human Services
  • CDJFS - County Department of Job and Family Services
  • CHIP - Children's Health Insurance Program (also called Healthy Start)
  • COHHIO - Coalition on Homeless and Housing in Ohio
  • CS - Child Support
  • CSB - Children's Services Board
  • CSEA - Child Support Enforcement Agency
  • CWC - Combined Wage Claim
  • CY - Calendar Year
  • DA - Disability Assistance
  • DOB - Date of Birth
  • DUA - Disaster Unemployment Assistance
  • DV - Domestic Violence
  • EBT - Electronic Benefit Transfer
  • EDWAA - Economic Dislocated Worker Adjustment Act
  • EITC - Earned Income Tax Credit
  • FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
  • FDIC - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • FLC - Foreign Labor Certification
  • FLSA - Fair Labor Standards Act
  • FS - Food Stamps
  • FSET - Food Stamp Employment and Training
  • FT/PT - Full Time/Part Time
  • FUTA - Federal Unemployment Tax Act
  • FY - Fiscal Year
  • GA - General Assembly
  • GED - General Equivalency Diploma
  • GIS - Geographic Information System
  • HB - House Bill
  • HHS - Health and Human Services
  • IAPES - International Association of Personnel in Employment Security
  • IDA - Individual Development Account
  • IL - Independent Living
  • JS & R - Job Search and Readiness
  • LEAP - Learning, Earning and Parenting
  • LHR - Labor and Human Resources Bulletins
  • LMI - Labor Market Information
  • MCA - Medicaid Cash Assistance
  • MH - Mental Health
  • MIA - Monthly Income Allowance
  • MOU - Memorandum of Understanding
  • MR/MH - Mental Retardation/Mental Health
  • MR/DD - Mental Retardation/Developmental Disabilities
  • OAC - Ohio Administrative Code
  • OAPL - Ohio Adoption Photo Listing
  • OBES - Ohio Bureau of Employment Services (now ODJFS)
  • OBM - Office of Budget and Management
  • OCDA - Ohio CSEA Directors' Association
  • OCTF - Ohio Children's Trust Fund
  • ODADAS - Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services
  • ODJFS - Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
  • ODHS - Ohio Department of Human Services (now ODJFS)
  • ODMR/DD - Ohio Department of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities
  • ODOT - Ohio Department of Transportation
  • OHP - Ohio Health Plans (formerly Medicaid)
  • OHSTS - Ohio Human Services Training System (formerly Ohio Adult Services Training Program)
  • OJFSA - Ohio Job and Family Services Directors' Association
  • OITC - Ohio Income Tax Credit
  • OJN - Ohio Job Net
  • OJT -On the Job Training
  • ORC - Ohio Revised Code
  • OTAP - Ohio Transitional Assistance Program
  • OTTC - Ohio Training Tax Credit
  • OWD - Ohio Workforce Development
  • OWF - Ohio Works First
  • PASSPORT - Pre Admission Screening System Providing Options and Resources
  • PCSA - Public Children's Services Agency
  • PIC - Private Industry Council
  • PRC - Prevention, Retention and Contingency
  • PSP - Policies, Standards and Procedures
  • QA - Quality Assurance
  • QC - Quality Control
  • QMB - Qualified Medicare Beneficiary
  • SACWIS - Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information System
  • SB - Senate Bill
  • SCHIP - State Children's Health Insurance Program
  • SEP - Subsidized Employment Program
  • SETS - Support Enforcement Tracking System
  • SFY - State Fiscal Year
  • SSC - Self Sufficiency Contract
  • SSI - Supplemental Security Income
  • TAA - Trade Adjustment Assistance
  • TA COORD - Technical Assistance Coordinator
  • TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
  • TANF E&T - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families - Employment and Training
  • TEFAP - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
  • TRC - Telephone Registration Centers
  • TXX - Title XX Social Services Block Grant
  • UC - Unemployment Compensation
  • UCFE - Unemployment Compensation for Federal Civilian Employee
  • UCX - Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Military Personnel
  • USDA - United States Department of Agriculture
  • USDOL - Unites States Department of Labor
  • VISC - Veteran Intensive Services Coordinator
  • WA - Work Activities
  • WAC - Work Activities Coordinator
  • WARN -Worker Adjustment Retraining Notification
  • WEP - Work Experience Program
  • WCCC -Warren County Career Center
  • WCCS - Warren County Community Services
  • WCDHS -Warren County Department of Human Services
  • WCOS - Warren County One-Stop
  • WIA - Workforce Investment Act
  • WOTC - Work Opportunity Tax Credit
  • WtW - Welfare to Work