Activated Military Personnel Resources
As a service member, or spouse or former spouse of one, you have unique child support needs. All branches of the armed forces offer parenting programs and resources to strengthen military families.
Civil child support matters are heard at the Butte County Superior Court.
Debt Reduction / Compromise of Arrears Program (COAP)
Child Support Services has started a new Debt Reduction Program that can help parents who may owe child support arrears to the state (unpaid child support).
As employers, you are one of our closest partners, with an important role in helping ensure families get the financial and medical support they need.
Frequently Asked Questions
We understand that there are many things about child support that are complicated and confusing. We are here to help you understand and navigate this process.
Find out more about the potential legal issues you might encounter during the child support process and access helpful resources.
Our staff is available to make presentations on child support issues. We recognize that many parties play a role in helping to provide financial and other support for children and parents. By sharing information we can effectively locate parents, establish paternity, obtain court orders for support and health insurance coverage, enforce the orders, and collect and distribute child support payments.