Jefferson County, Alabama

Child Support Enforcement


General Information
Through an agreement between the Jefferson County Commission and the Jefferson County Department of Human Resources (DHR), the two units in this Division – Birmingham Child Support Enforcement and Bessemer Child Support Enforcement - provide monitoring and enforcement on court ordered IV-D child support cases. These cases originate with DHR through establishment of paternity and child support obligations, or request for enforcement on previously existing orders, including divorce court orders and cases where one of the parties resides outside the state of Alabama.

Contact Information

Birmingham Main DHR Office Physical Address:

2001 12th Avenue North

Birmingham, Al 35209

Phone: (205)423-4460

Appointment Line: (205) 423-4490

Payment Center: 1-800-284-4347


Bessemer DHR Office Physical Address:

2014 1st Avenue

Bessemer, Al 35020

Phone: (205)744-3101


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