Who can receive child support?
A person can receive child support if all of these are true:
  • A person is the parent of a minor child or is the person who has court-ordered custody of a minor child
  • The minor child lives in the person's household
  • The child is financially dependent on that person
  • One or both of the child's parents are absent from the home
  • The court ordered a person to pay child support

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1. Who can receive child support?
2. What services are not available?
3. Who can use child support services?
4. After I apply, what else must I do?
5. If I apply for child support services, do I have any rights?