Incarcerated/Recently Released Obligor Materials


Prison DVD

 The Child Support Directors Association (CSDA) in partnership with the California Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) developed a DVD and supporting outreach materials for incarcerated child support obligors informing them of their rights under child support collection laws. This DVD is currently available at all CDCR correctional facilities serving men, including reception centers. A county jail version of the DVD and related outreach materials have also been made available to the California local child support agencies for local outreach efforts to this population. The DVD is available in English and Spanish with open captioning for the hearing impaired.Watch the video in English here or in Spanish here.Watch the video for female incarcerated obligors in English here or in Spanish here. To accompany the DVD, this poster (click here for the Spanish version) and fact sheet (English version/Spanish version) were developed providing supplemental information.  If you are a Child Support Professional and would like a copy of the DVD, or have questions about the implementation of this outreach effort, please contact Pam Posehn at