How do I find my local child support agency?
Start by visiting the Kentucky Child Support Enforcement website, which provides a comprehensive list of local child support agencies throughout the state. Alternatively, you can call 2-1-1 to find the office nearest you.
How do I file for child support in Kentucky?
The following steps will help you establish a child support order in Kentucky:
- Become familiar with Kentucky's child support guidelines.
- Optional: Use the Kentucky Child Support Calculator to estimate the amount of child support you will receive.
- Print an application for child support services in Kentucky.
- Submit the application online or in person at your local child support agency.
How do I file for a child support modification in Kentucky?
Either parent can request a review of your case through the state's Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS). For more information, read How do I request an increase or a decrease in the child support amount?
Where can I access additional child support resources?
There are several federal and state resources available to you, including: