Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Protecting Children, Strengthening Families, Building Communities



The Wisconsin Child Support Program

** On November 21, 2017, 21,355 notices were mailed informing non-custodial parents with R&D fee debts that they will be certified for state tax intercept. For more information on this please see the Frequently Asked Questions. ** 

** Due to recent banking system changes, deposits to your debit card or direct deposit account will now take at least 2 business days before they are available to you. Learn more about this change **



The Wisconsin Child Support Program helps parents get court orders for financial and medical support for their children. It also enforces these support orders when needed, and makes sure that all money collected is paid out correctly. For more information on the Child Support Program choose from some of the topics below.