Establishment of Paternity, Location of Absent Parents, Establishment of Child Support, Spouse Support, and APL, Enforcement of Support Orders.
The Franklin County Domestic Relations Section is responsible for the administration of child / spouse support Enforcement Program which consists of: Case Initiation, Paternity Determination, Location of Absent Parents, Establishment and Modification of Support Orders, and Enforcement of Financial and Non-Financial Orders.
The Domestic Relations Section is the agency in Franklin County responsible for all matters involving the support of spouses and/or children.
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• Location of absent parents
• Establishment of paternity
• Establishment of support orders including medical support
• Enforcement of support orders
• Modification of support, if warrented
• Limited collection and distribution of support payments
All payments shall be made payable to PA SCDU at:
P.O. Box 69110
Harrisburg, PA 17106-9110
All payments are processed daily Monday through Friday by SCDU
Legal representation may be available for plaintiffs in child support cases pertaining to paternity, comtempt and appeal matters
There is a $25 fee for non-welfare cases and it is deducted from the IRS collection made on your behalf before the monies are distributed to you.
218 North Second Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Fax (717) 267-1223
M - F, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed on weekends and all county observed holidays.