Welcome to the Western Intergovernmental Child Support Engagement Council (WICSEC) website, the premier association for all child support professionals in search of information, resources, contacts and fun events involving the WICSEC organization. Here you will find information pertaining to our board of directors, our events, our resources and participants, aimed at providing child support professionals with what they need to be successful service providers to those who need child support assistance.
Annual WICSEC Conference
October 24 - 28, 2021 | Santa Fe, New Mexico
WICSEC is sad to announce that our 2020 Portland conference, scheduled for September, is canceled. We want everyone healthy and safe for our amazing Santa Fe conference in 2021. Lovers of coffee, plaid, and Doc Martins, do not despair! We have rescheduled Portland as our conference location for September 2023. Mark your calendars now!
Keep following us on social media and reading our emails. In the spirit of "Keeping WICSEC Weird," WICSEC is planning several events for this year to keep everyone engaged and informed. Stay tuned . . .
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Is this your first time attending? Consider applying for a scholarship. We will send an email when the application becomes available.
We will once again be awarding staff and programs that have gone above and beyond. The nomination form will be available soon.
WICSEC is always looking for volunteers and great ideas. You can get involved by joining a committee, submitting session suggestions for the conference, participating in conference planning, or speaking at the conference. If you are interested in contributing to WICSEC, click on the “Get Involved” button below.
In 1983, child support leaders from the states of Washington and Oregon realized it would be beneficial to all western states to form an alliance to better deal with the growing issues surrounded the child support program. WICSEC took a lead from the other two professional child support organizations, the National Child Support Enforcement Association (NCSEA) and the Eastern Regional Interstate Child Support Association (ERICSA).