Child Support Overview

The Shelby County Child Support Enforcement Agency (“CSEA”) is dedicated to providing children with the opportunity for a better life by working with both parents to establish child support, cash medical support and health insurance orders for the children of Shelby County. The CSEA helps children receive the financial and medical support they deserve. Child support is key to the success of children in our community.

Ohio Child Support Enforcement Agency


To access Fact Sheets about specific areas of the Child Support Program go to then click “Fact Sheets”

What the CSEA Can Do

  • Establish Paternity

  • Establish Child Support, Cash Medical Support and Health Insurance Orders

  • Enforce Child Support, Cash Medical Support and Health Insurance Orders

  • Locate Non-Custodial Parents

  • Review and Adjust Support Orders

  • Terminate Support Orders

  • Provide Interstate Services


Shelby County Ohio Job Family Services Child Support

What the CSEA Cannot Do

  • Assist with issues regarding visitation and/or custody

  • Offer legal advice

  • Provide legal representation for either party at court hearings. The CSEA attorney represents the interest of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

  • Give credit for direct payments made to the custodial parent that are not made through the CSEA. By law, direct payments are considered a gift.

  • Verify how child support payments are spent by the custodial parent

  • Use current income of a spouse or live-in boyfriend/girlfriend to calculate a child support obligation

  • Discuss a case with a person other than the custodial or non-custodial parent without a written consent to release case-specific information to another party


Employment Workshops

OhioMeansJobs Shelby County
offers free employment workshops.
Workshop participants have the
opportunity to improve their job
seeking skills to aid in finding a
new job or to brush up on skills
to retain a job once they are working.
Workshops are taught by instructors
from Upper Valley Career Center and

To register for a workshop, call
OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at
937-498-4981 Extension 2816


Resume Writing Workshop

March 26, April 9 & 23

May 14, June 11 & 25

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Interviewing Skills Workshop

April 11

May 9, June 13

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Job Search Skills Workshop

April 4

May 2, June 6

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Good Employee Skills Workshop

March 21, April 18

May 16, June 20

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Computer Basics Workshop

March 28, April 25

May 23, June 27

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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May 3, 2018

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Sidney High School will be holding a Career and College Fair at the high school located at 1215 Cambell Rd., Sidney, Ohio.

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
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