FAIRFIELD — Solano County has scheduled a series of free workshops to help parents and other family members understanding of the child support process.
Compromise of Arrears will teach participants how to reduce past state-owed child support debt, legally known as the compromise of arrears program. Participants will learn about the state program, how to complete an application and what to expect during the process. Staff will assist participants with the application after the presentation.
The Compromise of Arrears workshops will take place Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 7 and Nov. 4.
Review and Adjustment will teach participants the process of modifying a court order if they are paying too much or receiving too little in child support, including who can request a modification, how to request one and what to expect during the modification process.
These workshops are scheduled Aug. 21 and Oct. 23.
The workshops are conducted by the county’s Department of Child Support Services and will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the department’s office, 435 Executive Court North in Fairfield.
To sign up for the free workshops, go to www.solanocounty.com/childsupport and click on Outreach & Workshops or call 784-3640.
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