Family Support Divsion
The Family Support Division's mission is to serve the families of Jackson County by working with parents and guardians to:
Find a parent
Obtain a child support order, including a provision for health care coverage Collect child support payments
Enforce unpaid child support and medical support
Review support orders for modification if appropriate
Work with other states to pursue any of these actions
Promote the right of children to be supported by their parents, thereby improving quality of life, thus avoiding welfare dependency. In support of this mission, the Division is committed to the following goals:
To enhance awareness of the mission of the Prosecuting Attorney's Office - Family Support Division
To give priority to the interests and needs of vulnerable persons, specifically children.
To establish orders for children in need of support obligations, including establishment of paternity, when necessary.
To enforce obligations using appropriate legal mechanisms, when necessary, and to monitor compliance with those obligations.
Family Support Division
324 E. 11th Street
Oak Tower Building, 11th Floor
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
Phone: (816) 881-3171
Fax: (816) 881-3184