Issue 15.2019.01 - January 2019

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Did We Define the Moment?

Don Semon, Director, El Dorado County DCSS, 2018 President of CSDA Board of Directors

I wrote an article for the One Voice Newsletter back in January as I began my Presidency of CSDA. In that article, I talked about 2018 being a “Defining Moment” for our association… Read more.


Special Edition - CSDA One Voice Newsletter January 2019


California Governor Newsom's Proposed Budget

California’s newly inaugurated Governor, Gavin Newsom released his proposed 2019-2020 state budget on January 10... Read more.


Taking it to the Streets!

Using a Mobile Vehicle to take Child Support Services to the Community Using a Mobile Vehicle to take Child Support Services to the Community By Julie Watson, Deputy Director of Operations, Los Angeles County CSSD How do you spread the word about available child support resources… Read more.


2019 Annual Conference Teaser - Mission Possible


Registration Opens January 28, 2019

The 2019 Mission Possible CSDA Annual Training Conference & Expo being held April 29 – May 2, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Orange County in Garden Grove is just over 100 days away… Read more.

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Meet Your Peer


Sean Farrell

Director, Butte County DCSS

I spent most of my childhood in Yuba City enjoying the many outdoor experiences that Northern California has to offer. During my teenage years, I worked at Glacial Trails Scout Ranch, located near Donner Summit, for five summers… Read more.


Experiences from the Hackathon

By Sacramento, Solano and San Bernardino Counties

The Hackathon project at the State DCSS provided LCSAs with an amazing opportunity to get involved in the ongoing development of the Child Support Enforcement… Read more.


Military Outreach in the Inland Empire

By Alan Skidmore, Child Support Attorney, San Bernardino County DCSS

In California, we have more than 128,000 active-duty personnel and over 56,000 reservists increasingly called to active duty. We are seeing more and more cases involving military parents… Read more.


LPC Corner

“Mom, dad, and … a second dad?”

By Rob Lafer, Chief Legal Counsel, San Diego County DCSS

No, it’s not the theme for a new sitcom. A recent appellate case highlights the relatively new California law (Family Code section 7612 subdivision (c))… Read more.


Other Upcoming CSDA Event

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People on the Move - January 2019

Who’s going where? This is a great opportunity to let us know who is promoting and or joining your organization. These are their new positions. Would you like to let us know who is moving and where? Send an email to Danielle Wermund to share in our next issue of OneVoice… Read more.


Other Upcoming Events


NCSEA Policy Forum

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

February 7 - 9, 2019

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This is your newsletter. We want to hear from you!

What would you like to see included, what would be most helpful, what would make this a look-forward-to publication? Also, share with your peers and fellow child support industry professionals your good works. If you have done something within your county that you are proud of, have some promotions … Read more.