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FAQ's
How do I make my child support payments?
 - Payments can be made in cash at the Porter Co Clerks office at the Juvenile Services Center or downtown at the main Courthouse.   
 - Mail cashier checks, money orders or personal checks to INSCCU at PO Box 7130 Indianapolis, IN 46207-7130
 - Pay online with a debit or credit card at childsupportbillpay.com/Indiana or by calling 855-972-9427
 - Pay by MoneyGram at CVS, Walmart and Ace Cash Express stores. 

*You will need your ISETS number to make online payments.  Additional fees may apply * 

Where can I get a copy of my court order?
 - JP cases are available at the clerks office at the Juvenile Services Center 1660 S State Rd 2 Valparaiso, IN 46385  Closed 12-1
 - DR cases are available at the clerks office downtown at the main Courthouse 16 E Lincolnway Valparaiso, IN 46383
 * There is a fee of $1 cash per page * 

How can I get a pay-docket of my child support payments? 
 - The clerks office at the Juvenile Services Center 1660 S State Rd 2 Valparaiso, IN 46385  (Closed 12-1) or the main Courthouse 16 E Lincolnway Valparaiso, IN 46383 can provide you with a print out of your pay history. 
*There is a fee of $1 cash per page*

How can I find out if a payment has been made?
 - You can contact the Kidsline at 800-840-8757 to see if payments have been made to you case

How will I receive my first child support payment? 
 - Your first child support payment will be mailed to you in check form.  The State will send you a letter asking how you would like following payments.  You can elect to have them direct deposited into a bank account, or have them put on a debit card.  

How can I get visitation of my child/children? 
 - Our office does not handle visitation or custody issues.   You may contact a private attorney, file Pro Se, or contact the Indiana Parenting Time helpline at 844-836-0003. 

My child is 18, are they emancipated? 
 - Indiana emancipation age is 19.  However, there are different ways that a child may be found emancipated before their 19th birthday.  You can inquire with our office if you have questions regarding this.  

I would like help with my child's college expenses from the non-custodial parent.
- Our office will not pursue college expenses.  You can contact a private attorney or file Pro Se for this issue.  

Am I going to receive the non-custodial's taxes?
- By State and Federal law, our office is prohibited from discussing income tax matters including refunds.  

I was divorced in Porter Co, do I automatically have a case with your office? 
- No.  Unless an application has been filed with our office by either party, your case does not automatically become a IVD case. 

Will my court date be cancelled due to weather?  
 - In cases of inclement weather, please refer to the Porter County website, or the Porter County Facebook page for county closures.