Hamilton County Social Services
Hamilton County Social Services is a support network of different county programs to help individuals with assistance they may need. Each program has eligibility requirements an individual or family must meet in order to receive assistance.
General Assistance is a county funded program that can help people with emergency financial needs Services available include:
Targeted Case Management is a voluntary, consumer directed approach which links Medicaid recipients to individual and specific services in the community. The case management process includes facilitation of service coordination and linking and monitoring individuals diagnosed with mental retardation, developmental disabilities, chronic mental illness, and brain injuries to appropriate and necessary services.
Case management ensures necessary evaluations are completed, individualized service plans are developed, implemented and monitored, and reassessment of the individual's needs and services occurs on an ongoing and regular basis. The program also advocated for the consumer's rights and desires when the individual is incapable or asks for assistance.