Human Service Overview

Learn more on key health, social service, education, and corrections budget topics.


Human Services 101: A Straightforward Guide to the Social Services in Ohio

Major Reports

Human Services County Profiles -- The human services county profiles highlight demographic projections, educational attainment, labor force participation, employment, income, poverty, and human services participation in each of Ohio’s 88 counties.

Financing Ohio’s Future: Human Services in Changing Times, Fourth Edition (May 2014) -- An advocate’s guide to the state budget.

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Follow the Money
-- Your one-stop-shop for information about all aspects of the state budget – from political considerations during budget deliberations to the interaction between state, federal, and local budgets. So many sources cover just taxes or just spending but Follow the Money covers both.