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Using Our Site
If you are not sure where to start, try our
How We Can Help
section. There you will find answers to the questions you may have concerning your role in the child support process. Choose from the roles located in the menu to obtain the most up-to-date and useful information available.
If you have a particular topic you are interested in, try clicking the
link above and entering your topic in the keyword box.
Child Support Overview Flyer
For your convenience, the Child Support Overview flyer provides direct links to commonly visited pages on ours as well as the California Department of Child Support Service’s website. In addition, it also provides a broad overview of the child support program. Please view the flyer from the link above.
Underlined Words and Phrases
Throughout the site, you will see a number of underlined words and phrases. Those words in blue ink are links to other pages on our site or even other web sites and clicking on them takes you there. Those words in black ink are defined in our Glossary and clicking on them takes you to the definition for that word.
Child Support Questions
Start with our
Understand the Process
section. There we will walk you through the entire child support process from opening your case to receiving payments. If you have questions specific to your child support case, we recommend you
contact our office
Another option to find answers to your questions is our
Frequently Asked Questions
Coming Soon: Obtain information specific to your child support case through our secured, on-line account access.
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