Connecticut Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information
In the state of Connecticut, the Bureau of Child Support Enforcement is a division of the Department of Social Services.
The goal of the Child Support Enforcement Program is to improve the self-sufficiency of families through increased financial and medical support and to establish paternity for children born out of wedlock. Child support services are available to both custodial and non-custodial parents, regardless of their income.
Child Support Services Available:
- Locate absent parents
- Establish paternity
- Establish and modify orders of support
- Collects and distributes child support payments
Child Support Contact Information:You may apply for child support services at the Department of Social Services office nearest you.
Child Support Calculator and Links
This information has been compiled directly from the most recently available child support enforcement information. Every effort has been made to assure that this information is correct and complete. Be aware that laws frequently change. Do not take any action based on this information without first consulting an attorney to be certain that the laws pertaining to your particular situation have not changed.
The language used in most cases on this page is legal terminology taken directly from the statutes and laws of each state. The terminology is not always easy to understand. If you are not sure of something you should consult an attorney so that you can fully understand the meaning of the laws.