Please be aware that there is extensive road construction near both the courthouse and the county administration building at this time. You will need to allow extra travel time for appointments and hearings. You will also need to be prepared to find parking as spaces are limited. You may have to walk one block or more from a parking spot to your destination.
***Our office will be closed Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day. As always, the IVR and MiChildSupport are available for your use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.***
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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.
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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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.**
2015 Annual Statutory Review - Friend of the Court