Professionals & Partners

Child Support Customer Service Portal

A secure way for parents to apply for child support and access important case information – any time, any day.

Whether applying for services, paying or receiving support, parents can create a unique user ID and password to view payment information, hearing dates, enforcement measures in place, update contact information and receive occasional announcements affecting their case.

Using the Child Support Portal is easy and convenient.
Click to watch a short “how to” video.

 

The Department of Social Services operates under federal and state laws and policies to:

  • Establish fatherhood
  • Set realistic orders
  • Collect payments
  • Reduce child support debt

 

However, DSS does not operate alone; DSS works closely with:

  • Partners in the 46 Clerks of Court offices
  • The hospitals across the state
  • Employers and financial institutions across the country
  • Other states and the federal government to ensure cases are handled appropriately when they cross state lines.

 

Community partners such as:

 

 

 

 

 

 


Child Welfare Services Transformation

Best Outcomes for Children and Families

Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.