Ohio Benefits Bank

The Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB) is an income-based Internet service available for Ohioans who are in need of help. OBB is designed to make it simpler for people in Ohio to connect with programs and resources they need. You can use The Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB™) to complete applications for programs like food assistance, child care assistance, health coverage, and much more.

Plus, you can use the OBB to file your federal, state, and school district taxes absolutely free!

Sign up with this Ohio Benefit Bank Library Partner link by selecting your CPL branch from the drop down list below. You will be directed to the OOB site where you will first fill in information that will allow OBB to check your eligibility for programs. Then you can create an account.

Ohio Benefits Bank Programs:

Nutrition Programs
Food and Nutrition Programs
Food Assistance
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
USDA Child Nutrition

Healthcare Assistance Programs
Healthcare Programs for Families and Children
Medicaid for the Aged, Blind and Disabled
Medicare Premium Assistance
Child and Family Health Services (CFHS)
Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH)
Extra Help for Medicare Part D
Ohio’s Best Rx

Taxes and Student Aid Programs
File Your Federal and State Tax Returns
Earned Income Tax Credit
Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Other Programs Include:
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
Child Care Assistance
Ohio Works First Cash Assistance (OWF)
Golden Buckeye Program
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
Big Brothers / Big Sisters “Amachi” Youth Mentoring Program
Voter Registration