Action for Children is happy to assist you in getting your background checks and fingerprints scanned.

You will need to bring current Federal or State issued photo identification with you (i.e. Driver’s License or State Issued photo ID card). Expired identification will not be accepted. You will need to know your Social Security Number. Bring your ORC code, the address to which your results will be sent, and the direct copy (if any) location. Minors must be accompanied by parent/guardian.

Hours of Operation:

Monday          closed

Tuesday          9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday    9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Thursday        9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Friday              9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Saturday         closed

Sunday            closed

(closed on legal holidays)

78 Jefferson Avenue Columbus, OH 43215


Payment can be made by Credit/Debit card or cash. If cash payment, paper cash only – no coins. You will need exact amount per person being fingerprinted. Change is not available.
BCI (State)                 $35.00

FBI (Federal)             $40.00

Both BCI and FBI     $70.00


We can accommodate groups.

Please call for more information at 614-224-0222.