Child Support Services

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower our families by promoting the sacredness of our children, by reaffirming the shared responsibility of parenting, and by honoring the traditions of the Tribe.

Our Vision

Our vision is for healthy children who are strengthened by the consistent emotional, physical, educational, social, spiritual, cultural, and financial support of their parents and the Meskwaki tribal community.

What We Do

MNCSS will provide a collaborative platform to address child support matters in an environment of respect, honesty, humility, and compassion. MNCSS assists families with the following:

  • Locating absent parents
  • Establishing paternity
  • Establishing child support orders
  • Modification of child support orders
  • Enforcement of child support orders
  • Referral to the Meskwaki Elders Circle and access to community support services

Upcoming Events

Tribal Ops – CLOSED – Employee Appreciation Picnic

Tribal Operations will be having an Employee Appreciation Picnic on Friday, May 27th (rain date 06/10/22) at Toledo Heights Park. Events: 8:30AM - Registration for Walk/Run 9:00AM - Poker Walk/Run […]

Tribal Ops CLOSED – Memorial Day

Tribal Operations including the Health Clinic and Pharmacy will be CLOSED on Monday, May 30, 2022 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. Offices will resume normal business hours Tuesday, […]

Child Support Services Staff

Tiffany Alva

Elders Circle Coordinator

Child Support Services

Allison Lasley

Child Support Services Director

Samantha Magpie

Child Support Services Case Worker

Sherrie Marland

Child Support Services Finance Specialist

Francesca Papakee

Adminstrative Assistant

Child Support Services

Francine Youngbear

Child Support Services Receptionist

Contact the Meskwaki Nation

Get in touch with our main office if you have general questions or need assistance finding the correct department to contact.