Child Support Services Division

The Office of the Attorney General’s Child Support Services Division (CSSD) helps parents support their children. CSSD helps District families by:

  • Locating a child's parent to establish parentage and child support.
  • Establishing parentage.
  • Establishing a child support order.
  • Establishing medical support.
  • Enforcing child support payments and medical support
  • Collecting child and spousal support payments.
  • Reviewing child support orders to determine whether an adjustment is needed
  • Helping parents find jobs

The Division’s Customer Care Team answers questions and helps customers with their child support needs.