Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office in Goodland, Kansas

Address and phone number for Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office, a Child Support Office, at Old US Highway 24, Goodland KS.


Name
Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office
Address
104 Old US Highway 24
Goodland, Kansas, 67735
Phone
785-899-5661
Fax
785-899-3216

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About the Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office

The Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office, located in Goodland, KS, is a government agency that oversees local child support enforcement. Under Kansas law, the Child Support Office ensures that children receive support from their non-custodial parent. The office can also establish paternity and garner wages.

You may contact the Child Support Office for questions about:
  • Filing for child support
  • Goodland Child Support services
  • Child support hearings and cases
  • Paternity tests in Goodland, KS
  • Enforcement for unpaid child support
  • Child support account information
Receiving Child Support in Goodland

The Child Support Office helps custodial parents file for and receive child support payments from non-custodial parents. The office works with Goodland parents to enforce divorce decrees and family court orders for child support. Parents can contact the Child Support Office for more information on filing for child support.

Goodland Child Support Services

The Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office enforces court orders and divorce decrees to ensure that non-custodial parents pay their child support in full. The office provides additional child support services, including establishing paternity, filing cases in the Sherman County Family Court to modify support orders, and garnishing wages. In addition, the Child Support Office can locate non-custodial parents to ensure they pay child support. Non-custodial parents can use child support services to access employment services or co-parenting programs.

Establishing Paternity

In Goodland, the Child Support Office helps parents establish paternity to ensure children receive child support. The office can require paternity tests if a parent denies paternity, oversee court-ordered genetic tests, and conduct paternity tests at the request of a parent or child. However, under certain circumstances the Department of Child Support will not attempt to establish paternity if the office believes it is not in the best interests of the child.

Child Support Enforcement in Goodland

In Kansas, the State Division of Child Support coordinate with Sherman County and Goodland Child Support Offices to enforce child support orders. These offices work together to identify non-custodial parents and ensure adequate child support payments. In addition to enforcing child support payments, the Child Support Office also enforces court orders related to children's medical support, health care, and insurance.

Penalties for Unpaid Child Support

The Child Support Office can penalize parents for not paying child support. The possible penalties include wage garnishment, a lien on Goodland property, or suspending the offender's driver's license, professional license, or trade license.

Contact the Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office

You may contact the Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office by calling 785-899-5661, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Goodl& Child Support & Social Service Office, 104 Old US Highway 24, Goodland, Kansas, 67735.