Child Support FAQs

There are often questions about how the child support program works to support children in a variety of unique family situations. Financially supporting children is process which involves a series of steps which may include first establishing paternity, establishment of a legal support order including a payment schedule, enforcing the order through a variety of methods, modifying the support order when parental circumstances change, and terminating the order if, and when, it is no longer necessary.


To find the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the child support
program, click here.


Useful Links and Resources

Ohio Child Support Services
Child Support – Customer Service Portal
Ohio Child Support Calculator
e-Quick Pay Card Information
Ohio CSEA Director’s Association (Fact Sheets)
Marion County Court View