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Indiana Department of Child Services

Indiana Department of Child Services

DCS  > Child Support > Custodial Party Information > Apply for Child Support Services Apply for Child Support Services

WHAT SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE

Child support services are available to both custodial and non-custodial parents. Even if the other parent is living in another state, you can apply for services in Indiana. Caretakers or relatives who have custody of a child may also apply for child support services.

The Child Support Program provides assistance with the following:

  • Establishing paternity (determining the child's biological father)
  • Finding the non-custodial parent
  • Establishing a child support order or making changes to an existing support order
  • Establishing an order for health insurance and medical support for your child(ren)
  • Collecting child support payments
  • Determining the amount of past due child support

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Contact your County Prosecutor's Title IV-D child support office. To find the office in your area, visit childsupport.in.gov/county.

  2. Gather the information required by your county child support office.

  3. Complete an Application* for Title IV-D Child Support Services. You can get an Application from your child support office, or you can download a copy below.

  4. Take or mail the completed Application to your county child support office.

*There is no application fee if you apply by June 30, 2017.

 

Below is the link to the Application for Title IV-D Child Support Services.  Printing this form and filling it out completely prior to going to your county Title IV-D prosecutor's office will save time for all. 

APPLICATION FOR TITLE IV-D CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

LOCAL CHILD SUPPORT OFFICES