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Preble County, Ohio

101 East Main Street ▪ Eaton, Ohio 45320
(937)456-8143 / (937) 456-8114
www.prebco.org / commissioners@prebco.org


The goal of Preble Job & Family Services is to assist individuals in attaining self-sufficiency and personal responsibility.  Numerous programs/services are available to engage individuals in meeting this goal.    

Job & Family Services
Children Services

Preble County Job Center


Preble Co., Job & Family Services
1500 Park Avenue
Eaton, Ohio 45320
Phone: (937) 456-6205 
Fax: (937) 456-5591
Email: preblejfs@odjfs.state.oh.us




Preble County Job and Family Services
Child Support Enforcement Agency
Anyone has the right to apply for our services.  Our agency determines eligibility based on federal and state laws.  To qualify for any program, there is an application process to complete.  Most applications require a scheduled face-to-face interview.

Phone (937) 456-1499
Fax (937) 456-5591

Payment information can be obtained by registering for the Child Support Web Portal @ www.jfs.ohio.gov/ocs or by calling the interactive voice response system (IVR) at 1-800-860-2555.


Services provided by CSEA:

 ■ Location of non-custodial parents
 ■ Paternity establishment
 ■ Collection of child support payments and/or alimony
 ■ Establishment and modifications of child support orders
 ■ Enforcement of child support orders, medical support orders and alimony

Services NOT provided by CSEA:

 ■ Visitation issues
 ■ Custody issues
 ■ Legal representation of individuals

Custodial Parents


Effective October 1, 2005, Ohio implemented a law (HB66) requiring a mandatory electronic disbursement program for support payments providing you a faster, simpler, safer way to receive your support payments.


■ No check cashing fees

■ No worries about stolen checks

■ No waiting by the mailbox

1. Direct Deposit

With Direct Deposit, your support payments are deposited directly to your account at your financial institution.  Your payments will be deposited automatically after the state receives and posts a payment to your case.  The statement you receive from your financial institution will provide you with a record of your deposit.  Always remember to make sure your payment has been deposited into your account before accessing the funds.

2.  smiONE™ Visa Debit Card

The Ohio Child Support Debit Card Program provides you with a debit card called the smiONE™ Visa Debit Card to receive and use your support payments. Support payments are credited to your smiONE™ card automatically after the state receives and posts a payment to your case. You do not need a bank account to be enrolled. You can use the card at any place that accepts Visa debit cards. Cash withdrawals from your card can be made at any ATM or bank teller window displaying the Visa brand marks. The smiONE™ Debit Card website contains additional information about this card.

Ohio smiONE™ Balance and Transfer Information

Cardholders can access their available balance and transaction history securely at http://www.smionecard.com. All transaction information is displayed immediately in date and time order. Cardholders may also access balance and transaction information by calling Ohio smiONE™ Customer Support at 1-855-279-2744.


Enrollment is simple! Visit http://oh.smartchildsupport.com and follow the instructions to enroll in either direct deposit or smiONE™ debit card. You can also complete the Ohio Child Support Program e-Disbursement Enrollment Form, sign it, attach your voided check or deposit slip, and follow the mailing/faxing instructions. 



A large variety of FAQs are available to help answer your child support questions at http://jfs.ohio.gov/OCS.

Effective 07/01/2019 our agency accepts cash, check or credit card payments from "walk-ins"; Payments can also be made online @http://oh.smartchildsupport.com using a checking/savings account debit or credit/debit card.


Payments by mail:  Personal check, money order or cashier's check made out to Ohio CSPC can be mailed to:


PO BOX 182394

Make sure you have your case and order # on the check or money order.

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