Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries
Serving Greater Cincinnati
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Our Services

For more than a century, Ohio Valley Goodwill has been helping individuals with disabilities, our nation’s veterans and others with barriers to employment to receive skill training and obtain jobs in the Greater Cincinnati area. Each year, Goodwill helps thousands of people to become fully engaged, productive citizens in our community. Goodwill is committed to offering a variety of life-enriching opportunities to individuals with disabilities and everyone the organization serves. Our programs engage individuals in skills training and job placement activities as well as recreational and educational options. All of Goodwill’s programs are designed to help individuals to find personal fulfillment and obtain vocational success.

Services Provided for Individuals with Disabilities

Ohio Valley Goodwill is proud of its award-winning services which are designed to help individuals with disabilities and others with barriers to employment to attain personal success.

Assessments / County Board Sponsored Services / Employment Services / Transition Service

Specialized Services Provided for Veterans and Others with Barriers to Employment

Ohio Valley Goodwill provides a variety of programs and services designed to help our nation’s Veterans and others struggling with homelessness and unemployment in the Greater Cincinnati community.

HUD-Funding Housing Services / Rapid Re-housing Services / Services for Homeless Veterans / Homeless Veterans Reintegration Projects (HVRP) / VA funded ” Per diem” residential program

Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries  strives to be the leader in quality and effectiveness of vocational, educational, social and human services in the state of Ohio.

Accreditation / Certification:

  • CARF-Accredited
  • Medicaid Certified in Supported Employment Community, Vocational Habilitation, Adult Services, Group Employment Services, Assistive Technology and Career Planning
  • Crisis Prevention and Intervention
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Employment First


The above services are funded by Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities and/or County Boards of Developmental Disabilities. Additional Funding sources include: Veteran’s Administration, Bureau of Worker’s Compensation; OWCP and Hamilton County Jobs and Family Services.

Success Stories

Brandon's Goodwill Success Story
Brandon's Story

Ohio Valley Goodwill is delighted to share our December Success Story featuring Mr. Brandon Heil. We congratulate Brandon on his hard work and are grateful for his willingness to share his important story with all of us.

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John's Story

John Farley is a Case Manager for Goodwill’s Veterans Services program but his own story is one of personal triumph. Recipient of the Distinguished Veteran of the Year award, John once struggled with homelessness following his military service.

Rebecca Wickum portrait
Rebecca's Story

Currently working as a Greeter at Walmart in the Greater Cincinnati area, Rebecca is ideally suited to her job…