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Idaho Child Support Resources

Child Support Q&A for Single Parents in Idaho


Whether you need to file for child support in Idaho or request a child support modification, the following "Frequently Asked Questions" will help you access local resources:

How do I find my local child support agency?

Start by visiting the Idaho Child Support Services website. Alternatively, you can call 2-1-1 to find the office nearest you.

How do I file for child support in Idaho?

The following steps will help you establish a child support order in Idaho:

  1. Become familiar with Idaho's child support guidelines.

  2. Optional: Use the Idaho Child Support Calculator to estimate the amount of child support you will receive.

  3. Print an application for child support services in Idaho.

  4. Complete the application and mail it, along with a $25 collection fee, to Ideaho Child Support Receipting Services, P.O. Box 70008, Boise, Idaho, 83707-0108.

  5. Once your child support order has been established, sign up online to receive payments through direct deposit or an Idaho Family Support Debit Card.

Where can I access additional child support resources?

There are several federal and state resources available to you, including:

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