Child Support, Top 10 in State Mountain Democrat, December 17, 2001 <<return to Media Index
The El Dorado County Department of Child Support Services ranks as one of the top 10 counties within the state of California, according to a recent announcement from the state of California. The department is being recognized for its outstanding performance compared to the other 58 counties. In Comparison to the state and federal governments base-line performance measures, El Dorado County exceeded in all areas during the fiscal year 2001. El Dorado County is expecting to receive approximately $85,000 in incentive funds for performing well above statewide averages in the establishment of paternity, cases with support orders established, collections on current child support and collection on arrears. El Dorado County plans to spend the money in program improvements. If you would like additional information about the free services offered, contact the El Dorado County Department of Child Support Services at 530-621-5600 or visit the office at 3057 Briw Road, Ste. B, Placerville.