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Financial Help for Families and Child Support

Child support is the monthly amount a court orders a child’s noncustodial parent to pay the parent with primary custody. It helps pay for a child’s needs on a daily basis, from food and housing to clothing and medical needs.

Learn About Child Support

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnYou can apply through your state for child support services if you have primary custody of your child and need help to:

  • Establish a child support order from court

  • Collect support payments

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnYou will automatically get a referral for child support services if you get help from any of these programs:

How to Get Child Support

To get help with child support, follow these steps:

  1. Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnContact your .

  2. Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miền you’ll need to present with your application.

  3. Complete an application from your state.

  4. If you can't resolve the problem through your local office, check these .

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIn most cases, the state or local government manages problems like nonpayment. If you know the location of a noncustodial parent who may be behind in their payments, reach out to .

Child Support Enforcement Abroad

For questions about child support payments from or to someone in another country, search OCSE's . There may be a state or national agreement to provide child support services with the country in question. If you need further help, .

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Last Updated: May 11, 2020

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