Training: Combining Paternity Establishment and Co-Parenting Services

The ChangeMakers Series is hosted by OCSE and will feature presentations by state and tribal partners with a focus on innovation, program efficiency, and performance improvement.  This webinar series will provide a forum for the child support community to openly discuss and learn about the ideas that are changing the way we do business.

Topic: Combining Paternity Establishment and Co-Parenting Services: Hennepin County Co-Parent Court

When: September 20, 2013, 2:30pm - 4:00pm ET

Featured State: Minnesota, Hennepin County Co-Parent Court

Summary:

This webinar will present the background, operations, and preliminary results of the three year old Co-Parent Court in Hennepin County, Minnesota. (Minneapolis and suburbs). Co-Parent Court builds onto the existing paternity establishment process a series of services designed to support the parents in developing a constructive, long-lasting co-parenting partnership.  The co-parent court philosophy is that children will be better served if the paternity/child support establishment process is expanded to include the full range of emotional and parenting support children need from both parents, rather than just financial support.

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Please direct all questions to childsupportchangemakers@acf.hhs.gov