Child Support Program Partnership Yields Results

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Credit: Jeff Neumeyer

Child Support Program Partnership Yields Results

August 5, 2014 Updated Aug 5, 2014 at 2:56 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- The partnership between the Allen County Circuit Court, Prosecutors, and WorkOne is having a positive impact on the community.

The three teamed up for a child support program where a person is referred to WorkOne if they are unemployed and behind on support payments. Reports show that 43% of the participants in the program gained employment in at least 6 months.

Additonally, the average weekly support payment paid by the participants increased 89%

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