SFY 2017 Quarter 1 and 2 Update:
The deadline has passed for accepting ACF Quarter 1 & 2 applications. The payment is scheduled for April 2017.
SFY 2017 Quarter 3 and 4 Update:
The following links contain the letter sent to Home Operators dated January 17, 2017, as well as the forms to complete and return to Community Transitions.
Please note that this website is updated regularly and the date of payments are estimated and subject to change. If you have questions or would like to check payment status, please email ACF-AFoHIncentive@mha.ohio.gov. Thank you.
If you have arranged electronic fund transfer (EFT) you can check the status of your payment on the OAKS EFT Remittance Lookup website at http://remitlookup.obm.ohio.gov/. In the Vendor ID box enter your 10 digit OAKS Vendor ID (including leading zeros). In the Key# box enter your 5 digit zip code associated with your Vendor ID. Click on the box next to "Date Range." Type in the beginning date (07/01/2015) and in the "to" box the ending date of your search (06/30/2016). Click submit and all payments issued under your Vendor ID will appear.
If you previously participated in the ACF Incentive and received funds (via direct deposit or hard copy check) you have a valid OAKS Vendor # and do not need to apply for another. If you do not have an OAKS Vendor number then you cannot participate in the program. Following is information to obtain an OAKS Vendor number. The forms noted below may be accessed at: Ohio Shared Services Suppliers Forms Site.
The following forms are required to be completed and submitted directly to Ohio Services:
The form noted below is only required if you would like directly deposit (Optional, but highly recommended)
The above mentioned forms are to be sent to Ohio Shared Services for processing.
To verify if your information is entered in OAKS or if you have questions about the required forms, please contact OSS at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-877-644-6771.
Please click here for the Q&A from the ACF Incentive Technical Assistance Call held on March 11, 2016.
Please click here for the Q&A from the ACF Incentive Technical Assistance Call held on December 1, 2015.
Please click here for information about Housing Support's Learning Series of trainings for ACF operators.