Idaho Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information
In the state of Idaho Child Support Services are overseen by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
The goal of the Idaho Child Support Services is to help parents meet their obligations thereby enhancing the well-being of children, promote positive parental involvement, and improve the self-sufficiency of families.
Child Support Services Available:
- Locate the other parent
- Establish a legal relationship (paternity) between a child and his/her father
- Establish child support obligations
- Make sure child support is paid
- Make sure medical support is provided
- Get a child support order changed.
Child Support Contact Information:
The Department of Health and Welfare is organized into Regions. Statewide administrative offices are located in Boise. Each Region serves several counties, however you can visit any DHW office across the state for services no matter what county you live in.
Call 1-800-356-9868 or 334-2479 in the Boise area
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.