The mission of the Colorado Division of Child Support Services (CO CSS) is to assure that all children receive financial and medical support from each parent.
This is accomplished by locating each parent, establishing paternity and support obligations, and enforcing those obligations. This site provides explanations, instructions, and forms related to child support topics as they relate to the program in Colorado.
The Eastern Regional Interstate Child Support Association (ERICSA) is an organization of public and private child support professionals east of the Mississippi. The CFSC Board thanks Jim Dingledine, President of ERICSA, for permission to share the graphic design of their site. Both ERICSA and WICSEC offer excellent conferences and a fine link list from their websites.
The Western Interstate Child Support Enforcement Council (WICSEC) is an
organization of public and private child support professionals west of the
Mississippi. The CFSC Board thanks Mike Williams, President of WICSEC, for permission to share the graphicdesign of their site.
The federal Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) is a rich source of material related to federal policy and regulations.
The National Child Support Enforcement Association (NCSEA) is the voice of the child support community. As expected, the site contains a lot of material related to the national conference. In addition, material on other training topics and information about child support worker certification can be found here.
OCSE - IRG
The federal Office of Child Support Enforcement publishes the Intergovernmental Referral Guide (IRG) online.
Colorado Secretary of State
The Colorado Secretary of State offers the Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR)
online. Child support professionals are often interested in Volume 6 which relates to child support.
A "how to" guide for getting the payments owed to you and your children. Lists state and federal offices to contact for more information.
Department of Defense
The Dept. of Defense provides a web site to determine active military status for emancipation.
Wikipedia provides a list of minimum wages throughout the country.
The National Tribal Child Support Association (NTCSA) serves as a resource to Native American child support programs.
Colorado Dept of Labor
The Colorado Department of Labor offers unemployment rates.
OCSE Event Calendar
The OCSE Event Calendar lists conferences and other events of interest to the child support community. Contact Shirley Hawkins-Poon, at OCSE, Division of State, Tribal and Local Assistance. Her telephone number is (202) 401-4716 and her e-mail address is
Colorado Judicial Dept
The Colorado Judicial Department offers self help on child support and pro se forms.