Parents getting SNAP or child care subsidies may not be receiving beneficial child support services. This HHS-ASPE infographic shows how many more families might be reached if child support cooperation requirements in TANF and Medicaid were expanded to include SNAP and subsidized child care.
The Hague Child Support Convention Judicial Guide for judges and other professionals includes topics for Hague-related cases like scope, evidentiary provisions, and translation requirements. Also find information on establishment, enforcement, modification, requests for specific measures, and more.
When it comes to reasons behind the upward national trend in zero orders, OCSE found three explanations: medical-support-only orders, increased efforts to set orders on the ability to pay, setting zero orders for incarcerated parents. Read the Story Behind the Numbers.
According to the CDC, U.S. fertility rates declined to 62 births per 1,000 women age 15–44 in 2016. Find more facts about birth rates in this CDC data brief.