Location Information

Friend of the Court

401 N. Lake Street, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9494
Fax: (231) 779-9497

Hours: Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Court Staff

Robert J. Kulpa
Friend of the Court
Sandra Huttenga
Assistant Friend of the Court
Stephanie Innis
Bookkeeper/Case Closure
Annette Janson
Child Support Enforcement
Michelle Kovach
Child Support Reviews/Medical Enforcement
Kim Recca
Custody/Parenting Time Enforcement
Dave Swanson
SMILE/Mediations
Renee Pollington
Intergovernmental/New Cases
Dorene Baldwin
Order Entry/Case Transfers/SMILE 
Brandi Taylor
Reception

Courts

Friend of the Court

28th Circuit Court, Friend of the Court
401 N. Lake Street, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9494 — Fax: (231) 779-9497 — Email: misswexfoc@gmail.com
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

 WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE FOR THE WEXFORD/MISSAUKEE FRIEND OF THE COURT

THIS WEBSITE IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS REGARDING FRIEND OF THE COURT MATTERS AS HANDLED BY OUR OFFICE.  IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO FIND ANSWERS ON THIS SITE OR BY USING THE LINKS PROVIDED, YOU ARE WELCOME TO CALL US, EMAIL US, WRITE US, FAX US, OR COME IN TO OUR LOBBY AND ASK US.

YOU CAN MAKE CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS AT OUR OFFICE IN PERSON, BY PHONE, OR BY MAIL.  YOU CAN ALSO MAKE YOUR PAYMENTS TO MISDU AT (877) 543-2660 OR BY CALLING (888) 604-7888 AND USING THE CODE 9515.  PAYMENTS CAN ALSO BE MADE BY GOING TO WWW.GOVPAYNOW.COM.

ALL HEARINGS CONDUCTED BY OUR OFFICE ARE CONDUCTED BY ZOOM OR BY PHONE.  DETAILS WILL BE MAILED OUT WITH THE NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OR HEARING.  UNLESS OTHER ACCOMODATIONS ARE REQUESTED.  MEDIATION APPOINTMENTS AND STATUS CONFERENCES WILL BE SCHEDULED IN PERSON.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SUBMIT A PARENTING TIME COMPLAINT, YOU CAN DO SO AT OUR OFFICE OR YOU CAN FIND THE FORM ON OUR WEBSITE AND EITHER MAIL OR FAX IT TO US.  YOU CAN ALSO EMAIL US AT MISSWEXFOC@GMAIL.COM

FOR ALL EMAILS SENT, PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR NAME AND PHONE NUMBER IN YOUR EMAIL AND YOU WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE BY PHONE.   PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EMAIL ADDRESS IS TO RECEIVE INFORMATION ONLY.  If you have a question and would like a response, please include a phone number in your email and a caseworker will contact you.

FOR THOSE WHO ARE INTERESTED IN SMILE, PLEASE CONTACT (231) 779-9494, ext. 2013

 FOR THOSE WHO NEED HELP WITH RENT, ARE FACING EVICTION, NEED FOOD, OR ACCESS TO OTHER AREA RESOURCES……

If you are having issues paying your rent or are facing eviction, you can fill out an application for State Emergency Relief through MDHHS.  You can reach the website by clicking the link HERE, or get a copy of the application form HERE.

You can also call the Homelessness Coalition Call Center at (844) 900-0500 and select Option #2 or email the Northern Michigan Community Action Agency at prevention@nmcaa.net to set an appointment to speak with a call center worker.  

Finally, you can find a list of area food pantries HERE 

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