Baltimore County

Baltimore County DSS

6401 York Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21212



Hours of Operation
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

To report abuse/neglect
410-887-TIME (8463)

To report abuse/neglect after hours

Gregory Wm. Branch
Gregory Wm. Branch, M.D., MBA, CPE, FACP

Office of Child Support

170 W. Ridgely Road, Suite 200
Lutherville, Maryland 21093

Monday – Thursday clients 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Monday – Friday payments 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Customer Service:


Automated Customer Service and Payment Information:


Adina Tanasescu, Acting Director
Susan Parks, Lead Attorney

Adina Tanasescu
Acting Director

Child Support

The Baltimore County Office of Child Support will file for a Child Support Order and provide location and enforcement services for residents of Baltimore County and others who qualify on a legal jurisdictional basis. Applications may be requested by mail, phone, or in person. A $15 application fee is required. Click here for more information.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Financial Assistance
Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (Food Stamps)
Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA)
Temporary Disabilities Assistance Program (TDAP)
Food Supplement, TCA, and TDAP
Emergency Assistance for Families & Children (EAFC)
Medical Assistance
Medical Assistance (Medicaid/MA)
Different Ways to Qualify for MA
Child Care Subsidy (CCS-formerly POC)
What should I bring when I apply?

Contact Information

Service Phone
Child Protective Services (Available 24 hours)


(Option 1)
Child Support


General Information