"There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children."

-- Nelson Mandela

Our goal is to help children thrive when financial, medical, or emotional support is not being adequately provided by both parents. We help to locate non-custodial parents and will quickly establish paternity and child support orders.

We remain active throughout the life of all cases as we review, modify, and enforce existing orders. We are here to provide parents with the answers they need to ease their concerns about the child support process.

For Parents

If you are a custodial or non-custodial parent seeking assistance with child support, please see our Parents page with specific information on Services and Forms for Parents.

For Employers

If you are an employer seeking information on services, please see our Employers page with specific information on Services for Employers.

Request an Appointment

If you would like to request an appointment with a case worker to discuss your child support case, you may call or use our Appointment Request Form

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Ask a Question

If you have a question about your your case, you may call or use our Information Request Form to make inquiries

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Military Resources

Relevant links that aid our North Carolina military parents.

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Customer Survey

If you have recently had interaction with New Hanover County Child Support Services, we would love to hear from you. Please take a moment and fill out our Customer Satisfaction Survey and let us know how we are doing.