ERIC Number: ED448881
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Child Support Report, 2000.
Sharman, Phil, Ed.
Child Support Report, v22 n1-12 Jan-Dec 2000
This document comprises the 12 issues for 2000 of the "Child Support Report," which explores problems related to child support enforcement, reports on federal and state government child support enforcement initiatives, and summarizes research related to child support. Featured regularly are editorials and information on events of interest and funding opportunities. Major topics include: (1) father involvement in poor unwed families, Texas' efforts to locate employment for fathers owing child support, and partnerships between child support agencies and other agencies in Indiana and Washington (January); (2) technologies to enhance customer service in Delaware, and a child support worker training academy in Maryland (February); (3) 1999 nationwide child support collections, a new federal fatherhood initiative, and Minnesota's efforts to link child support services with other family services (March); (4) military program using the Internet to issue wage withholding orders for family support, and Web-based training for child support enforcement workers in Texas (April); (5) technology-based training in Seattle, and South Carolina's First Things First media campaign (May); (6) benefits of father involvement, and interstate caseload migration patterns (June); (7) California's Major League Dads program, workplace data security, and Arizona's campaign to educate staff on welfare reform (July); (8) U.S. family structure, Connecticut's Joint Information and Problem Resolution Unit, Tennessee's performance management system, and Michigan's paternity establishment initiative (August); (9) nonresident fathers' access to employment-based health care coverage, and strengthening parent-child bonds in Illinois through birth certificate registrars (September); (10) obtaining military information, Virginia's automated child support system, and New Jersey's fatherhood initiative (October); (11) the National Child Support Enforcement Training Conference, and Mesa County, Colorado's Parental Responsibility Employment Program (November); and (12) Detroit Lions Football team promoting fatherhood, Georgia's genetic testing program, Indiana's efforts to strengthen fathers' role, and Maryland's Amnesty 2000 campaign (December). (KB)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Child Support, Child Welfare, Children, Divorce, Fathers, Federal Legislation, Migration, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Responsibility, Parents, State Programs, State Regulation, Welfare Reform, Welfare Services
Administration for Children and Families, Office of Child Support Enforcement, Division of Consumer Services, Mail Stop OCES/DCS, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, Washington, DC 20047. Tel: 202-401-4626; Fax: 202-401-5559; Web site: http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/cse/index.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Office of Child Support Enforcement (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Child Support Enforcement