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36th Judicial Circuit Court- Friend of the Court

YOU CAN NOW PAY BY CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD AT THE FRIEND OF THE COURT OFFICE!

**Please note that the Friend of the Court office will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial day.  The Friend of the Court office  will also be closing at 3:30 p.m. on June 3, 2015.  Please note that as always, the IVR and MiChildSupport website will be available for your use.** 

2015 Annual Statutory Review Notice

Friend of the Court Hearing Room

Interactive Voice Response (IVR): (269) 655-1946 : use the IVR to retrieve case specific information 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This information is updated once every 24 hours. More information regarding the IVR is available using the menu on the left.

MiChildSupport Website: use this website to retrieve case specific information 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This information is updated twice every 24 hours.

 

OUR MISSION

The mission of the Van Buren County Courts is to deliver the highest measure of justice by subscribing to these core values:

  1. Provide equal justice for all through impartial application of law and procedure.
  2. Treat all court users with civility, honor, dignity, and respect.
  3. Inspire public confidence in the judiciary.
  4. Partner with judicial stakeholders to enhance public safety and build a better community.
  5. Ensure that our court is accessible for all users.
  6. Preserve the independence of the court as an institution and separate branch of government.
  7. Improve the quality of justice by using technology, innovation, and progressive approaches.
  8. Maintain transparency and accountability in the use of public resources.
  9. Build a unified court through teamwork and staff development.
  10. Consistently measure our performance and customer satisfaction to improve public service.

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Address: 219 Paw Paw St. Lower Level, Paw Paw, MI 49079

Office Telephone: (269) 657-7734

Fax: (269) 657-8282

E-mail: foc@vbco.org

Directions: From I-94 take the Paw Paw Exit (exit 60). Turn north and proceed ½ mile. Take right after Sheriffs Building, proceed to Administration & Land Services Building on left.

From Red Arrow Highway (from the east) come into Paw Paw and make a south (left) turn onto Niles Street. The Administration & Land Services Building is on the right before the first stop sign.

From Red Arrow Highway (from the west) come into Paw Paw and continue through the three stop lights on Red Arrow Highway/ Michigan Avenue. Turn south (right) onto Niles Street. The Administration & Land Services Building is on the right before the first stop sign.

 

**The Friend of the Court is excited to announce our MiChildSupport customer sign-up event!  Our office will have someone available to assist you with either signing up on MiChildSupport or learning to better navigate the MiChildSupport website on a walk-in basis.  No appointment is necessary!  We are looking forward to assisting you with this exciting and innovative tool!  If you have questions about this event, please contact Amanda Hoefle by telephone at 269-657-7734 or by e-mail at foc@vbco.org.**

 

2014 Annual Statutory Review- Friend of the Court

 

This page last updated on 5/27/2015.

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