Additional Resources

Administrative Office of the Courts, Self Help Center, this website offers information on visitation, parenting plans, and more.

Child Support Calculator – Free Mobile APP - Tennessee Department of Human Services has made this app available to simplify the process of calculating Tennessee child support orders under the State’s Child Support Guidelines. The calculator will calculate support, and allow for the results to be sent via SMS text message and/or email. This calculator is for educational and informational purposes only. Only a Court order or other Tribunal can set child support. 

Child Support Fact Sheet

Child Support Handbook - English  Spanish

Child Support Employment and Parenting Program (CSEPP) - Supports non-custodial parents who live in Knox County who are interested in finding employment and developing a strong relationship with their children

Child Support Non-Custodial Parent Employment Demonstration (CSPED) -  A grant funded program designed to help non-custodial Parents find employment

Debt Compromise Program for Child Support Arrears -  Informational flyer which explains the program, stipulations and qualifications

Tennessee Child Support Employment and Parenting Program (TCSEPP) -  Supports non-custodial parents who live in Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson or Sevier County who are interested in finding employment and developing a strong relationship with their children

Department of Human Services – Paternity Brochures

Establishing Paternity

Paternity Guide for Dads

Paternity Guide for Moms

Special note:   If you print the paternity brochures on ”both sides of the paper”, also select “flip on short edge”.

Tennessee Paternity Acknowledgment Program (Videos)

English version

Spanish version

Training Video  (For Hospitals and Birthing Facilities)

Instructions for Parents – VAoP and Birth Certificate

English version

Spanish version

"What's the Rush?" is a statewide effort to educate Tennessee's youth about the legal, financial and social consequences of becoming teen parents.

Downloads and video

Brochure