Division of Child Support Enforcement
Publications and Forms
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Child Support Brochures
Child Support Services
Provides information about child support services, who can apply for services, how support is established, information parents need to provide to obtain services, and contact information for the program.
Child Support Services, 400 KB
Servicios de sustento de menores, 307 KB
العربية, Child Support Services, 248 KB
中文, Child Support Services, 402 KB
РУССКИЙ, Child Support Services, 330 KB
Child Support: Support Your Child Financially and Emotionally
Answers questions about paying child support, including how to pay and where to send payments, what to do about a job loss, why child support is a separate legal issue from visitation, and what to do when a child's custody changes.
Child Support: Support Your Child Financially and Emotionally, 930 KB
Sustento de menores: Su hijo necesita de su apoyo económico y moral, 240 KB
العربية, Support Your Child, 306 KB
中文, Support Your Child, 1.97 MB
РУССКИЙ, Support Your Child, 302 KB
Establishing Paternity—What Parents Need to Know
Provides information to parents of children born out-of-wedlock, including why it is important to establish paternity, the two ways paternity can be established in New York State, what voluntary acknowledgment of paternity is and who can use it, and what immigrant parents should know about paternity and child support.
Establishing Paternity—What Parents Need to Know, 300 KB
El establecimiento de la paternidad, 1.7 MB
العربية, Establishing Paternity, 302 KB
中文, Establishing Paternity, 292 KB
РУССКИЙ, Establishing Paternity, 1.5 MB
What Non-custodial Parents Need to Know About Child Support
Provides noncustodial parents with information about what happens when one or both parents seek child support services. Also provides information to help the noncustodial parent understand who is the legal father of the child, how the court process works to establish legal fatherhood and obtain a child support order, how child support money is collected, and what happens if child support is not paid.
What Non-custodial Parents Need to Know About Child Support, 812 KB
Información importante…acerca de la manutención infantil, 832 KB
If Life Has Changed…So Can Your Child Support
Provides noncustodial parents with information about what to do when circumstances change, such as job loss, change in custody of children, or the emancipation of a child. Noncustodial parents who experience any of these changes should file a modification petition in Family Court.
If Life Has Changed…So Can Your Child Support, 590 KB
Cuando las circunstacias cambian…, 1.7 MB
العربية, If Life Has Changed…, 225 KB
中文, If Life Has Changed…, 437 KB
РУССКИЙ, If Life Has Changed…, 259 KB
A Driver's Manual for New Dads
|Helps new dads understand what is going on with their partner and how the baby is developing. Promotes prenatal visits, supporting their partners and basic care of their newborn. Lists New York State resources for new dads.
A Driver's Manual for New Dads, 343 KB
Manual de conductor para Nuevos Papás, 514 KB
العربية, New Dads, 666 KB
中文, New Dads, 758 KB
РУССКИЙ, New Dads, 641 KB
Kreyòl, New Dads, 308 KB
한국어, New Dads, 388 KB
Glossary of Child Support Terms
Check the federal OCSE's Glossary of Child Support Terms (PDF) for definitions of child support terms and acronyms.