Kentucky Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information

Kentucky Child Support Enforcement, Department for Income Support is part of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

Kentucky Child Support Enforcement (CSE) provides assistance to parents with minor children seeking financial support from a noncustodial parent.

Child support enforcement services are automatically provided to current and former recipients of K-TAP and public medical assistance. Your K-TAP caseworker will refer your case to the appropriate child support office.

If you are not receiving K-TAP or medical assistance, you can apply for child support enforcement services by completing an application (Form CS-33) for services.

Child Support Services Available:

Please note that CHFS will not attempt location efforts if it has reason to believe an allegation of child abuse or domestic violence could be harmful to the child(ren).

Child Support Contact Information:

Child Support Enforcement Hot Line (800) 248-1163
Child Support Enforcement Voice Response System (800) 443-1576

Child Support Calculator and Links

Free Kentucky Child Support Calculator
Kentucky Child Support Enforcement

Kentucky Child Support Forms

Free Kentucky Child Support Calculator

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.