Click apply online above to be directed to the ODJFS Online Benefit Application Portal. Select “Apply Now.” After completing the application, continue with steps 2 through 5.
Return applications through:
Fax: Return your signed application to (419) 227-2448
Deliver in person:
Signed applications can be dropped off at: 951 Commerce Pkwy., Lima, OH 45804
Signed applications can also be mailed to
951 Commerce Pkwy.
Lima, OH 45804
If you are applying for Medicaid, your tax status information is needed. Please complete the MAGI Tax Information Worksheet and submit with your application.
In some cases, you may want to apply to receive Medicaid without applying for cash or food assistance. By visiting www.benefits.ohio.gov, you can apply for Medicaid only, without applying for cash or food assistance at the same time. To apply through the site, click “Check your eligibility” and follow the prompts.