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Frequently Requested Services
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Apply for college federal student aid.
Unemployment Benefits Online (Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Services) Find employers' and unemployed workers' services, and Ohio Here to Help programs.
Safelink Wireless Apply for a free cell phone (must meet eligibility requirements.)
Stark County Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) Search for criminal offenders in Stark County and review court dockets.
Stark County Family Court Learn about mediation and download court forms. Includes the Ohio Child Support Calculator.
Stark County Probate Court Learn how to locate records, download probate forms.
BusinessUSA Access business services and information to grow, hire, or export your business.
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Find crime statistics and conduct criminal background checks.
Federal Bureau of Prisons Locate inmates or correctional facilities and learn about ex-offender employment.
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Find and print federal income tax forms, instructions and publications. Check on tax refund status and find an e-file provider.
THOMAS (Library of Congress) Track federal legislation, search the Congressional Record and committee reports, and find teacher resources.
THOMAS Congressional Directory (Library of Congress) Contact members of Congress.
Medicare Find and print Medicare forms.
Social Security Administration Apply for benefits and request a replacement card.
U.S. Department of State, Travel Apply for and renew passports, find foreign travel requirements and travel warnings.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Locate facilities and apply for services and benefits.
Ebenefits for Veterans (US Depts. of Veterans Affairs and Defense) Update personal information and monitor claims.
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio Contact judges and access court forms.
U.S. Federal Courts, 6th Circuit Contact the courts and find court decisions.
U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Renew permanent resident card, file online, request forms by mail and download forms for green card and citizenship.
U.S. House of Representatives Contact your congressmen and research bills.
U.S. Senate Contact your senators and research bills.
USA.gov The government's official web portal, with links by topic, by audience, and by agency.
USAJOBS See job openings and apply for jobs. Create and store a resume.
Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation File a claim, check the status of a claim, find and print forms.
Ohio Secretary of State, Elections and Ballot Issues Find your polling place, register to vote, and contact your local Board of Elections.
Ohio Secretary of State, Voter Services Find out about absentee voting.
Ohio Secretary of State, Voter Services, Registering to Vote Download the voter registration form.
Supreme Court of Ohio, Ohio Rules of Court Find rules of evidence, criminal procedure, juvenile procedure, and probate forms.
Ohio General Assembly Search for Legislative Information Find bills by number or sponsor and find legislators by name, district, or zip code.
Ohio Attorney General, ESORN (Ohio Attorney General Search for Registered Sex Offenders) Look at the Most Wanted or Recently Released lists of sexual offenders and search for an offender by name or by zip code.
Ohio Dept. of Development, Home Weatherization Assistance Program (HWAP) Find information on home weatherization and decreasing utility costs (must meet eligibility requirements.)
LawWriter Ohio Laws and Rules, Ohio Revised Code and Ohio Administrative Code Search or browse state codes and laws.
Ohio Consumers Council, Consumer Alerts and Scams Become aware of scams and browse consumer alerts.
Ohio Dept. of Commerce, Division of Unclaimed Funds Review unclaimed funds listing.
Ohio Dept. of Rehabilitation and Correction Search for offenders currently incarcerated in Ohio prisons. Register as a victim.
Ohio Public Utilities Commission, Apples to Apples Comparison Charts Compare current providers' cost and contract terms.
Ohio Dept. of Development, Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Services Unemployment Benefits Online Register for benefits; check eligibility for food, child care, or cash assistance
Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Services Request for Cash, Food, and Medical Assistance Apply online for benefits.
Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles Online System OPLATES Renew vehicle registration, order specialty license plates, and schedule a driving test. Use the state map to find closures and posted speeds.
Ohio Dept. of Public Safety, Motorists Apply for a copy of your driving record.
Ohio Dept. of Public Safety, Ohio Driving Test Scheduling Form Apply for Class D or motorcycle driving test.
Ohio Here to Help Find assistance with money, food, and health care. Search for jobs in and around Ohio.
Ohio Supreme Court Ohio laws and rules; search for attorney or judge information; Supreme Court Case Docket; search for cases filed since 01/01/1985
Ohio Supreme Court, Foreclosure Mediation by County PDF document has name and phone number for mediators
Safelink Wireless Learn about the government-supported program; if eligible, apply for a free cell phone
Ohio Voter Registration Form Complete the PDF form
Restoring Stability Save the Dream Four program options to help homeowners avoid foreclosure
Ohio Department of Taxation File electronically; get an Ohio state tax form; check refund status
States other than Ohio, Tax Forms Click on a state and link to its state tax forms and revenue departments
Local Government - Stark County and Canton, Ohio
Stark County Auditor's Office Homestead Exemption, vendor's license, dog license, property values
Stark County Health Department Discover their assistance programs; get reports and statistics
Stark County Job and Family Services Report child abuse/neglect; apply for child care, food, or cash assistance; Medicare expenses assistance; Healthy Start
Stark County Recorder's Office Scroll to the bottom of the Recorder's page and click on Veteran's page; veteran's discharge papers for safekeeping
Stark County Sheriff's Office Stark County Most Wanted list; link to Sex Offender data; search for registered sex offenders in a specific area; foreclosure and delinquent tax sales
City of Canton Tax Forms Find out about online filing; print Canton city tax forms
Other Ohio Cities Tax Forms Select an Ohio city and access the website for the municipal tax forms
Canton City, Development, Housing Dept. Programs Down payment help; homeowner rehab program; emergency repair program; Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program
Canton City Fair Housing See the obligations of landlord and tenant; learn about housing discrimination
Canton City Office of Public Safety From this site, link to police, fire, building/code, and traffic/engineering divisions
Canton City Council Contact information for members
Canton City, Boards and Commissions Links to courts, boards, commissions; city council; law department
Canton City, Residents Social Services Job training; food and housing assistance; legal and utility assistance; health/medical services; drug addiction support services
Canton City Health Department Nursing services; birth certificates
Canton City Mayor William J. Healy II Mayor's duties and biography; executive orders; city policies/procedures
Canton Curbside Recycling Program How to participate; request a container; list of accepted materials
Canton Engineering Department Divisions: civil engineering, traffic engineering, signal and lighting, sign/pavement, parking --on/off street, parking violations, pay fines
Canton Water Department Payment options; water leaks/problems; FAQs
City of Canton Police Department Anonymous tips; Canton's Most Wanted list; fine and impound information; anonymous tip line
Women, Infants, Children (WIC) WIC helps income eligible pregnant and breastfeeding women, women who recently had a baby, infants, and children under five years of age, who are at medical or nutritional risk.
Updated 01/08/2013 JKG
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