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A Division of the South Carolina Department of Social Services



Child Support Services
P. O. Box 1469
Columbia, SC 29202-1469


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Success Story!
Coordination between DSS and Fatherhood Programs yields results! To read a success story, click here.
- The Affordable Care Act may affect your child support situation. Click here for more information.

- The Child Support Guidelines are now available on our Forms and Documents page.

- The new Child Support Call Center is now available at 800-768-5858 for all DSS related Child Support questions. The new call center operates 24/7 and Customer Service Representatives are available to assist you from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday except on State Holidays.

- The South Carolina Supreme Court has created a new support modification process for custodial and non-custodial parents that does not require the parent to hire an attorney. For more information or to download the modification packets, please visit the ModifyChildSupportSC.com website by clicking here.

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Related Programs
New Hire Reporting
Financial Institution Data Match
Visitation Involvement Parenting
SC Parenting Opportunity Program

Forms and Documents
Child Support Guidelines
Modifying a Child Support Order
New Hire Reporting Form
About Paternity   en Espaņol
Financial Institution Data Match Handbook
Designation: Payment of Court Costs
Other Forms