Child Support Services

Our Mission

To enhance the well-being of children and self-sufficiency of families by delivering professional child support services. 

Access to Child Support Services

Online and Remote Access

Child Support Services can be accessed online or by phone. Contactless transactions are encouraged. Access child support services online at or by phone at

In-Office Services

Walk-In services are available in the Department of Social Services lobby at the Rood Center. Please note that due to limited in-person staffing and meeting space, wait times may be longer than usual.

Sierra Nevada Regional Services

Sierra Nevada Regional Department of Child Support Services (SNRDCSS) provides the following services:

  • Collect and distribute payments
  • Enforce support orders
  • Establish paternity and support (including medical)
  • Locate parents and assets
  • Modify orders as circumstances change
  • Refer to community resources

Find a Job

The Nevada County Business and Career Network, along with several other local an state organizations, have resources and training available to help job-seekers.

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