Domestic Relations Section (DRS)

The Domestic Relations Section (DRS) is a court appointed office of Huntingdon County Government under the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas. It serves as the court’s child support enforcement agency. The Huntingdon County DRS does not deal with matters of custody and visitation.

The DRS prepares petitions for both child and spousal support orders, establishes support by the Rules of Civil Procedure, enforces support orders, establishes paternity for children born out-of-wedlock. Their services are available to anyone who has custody of a child with an absent parent or to any party seeking spousal support.

Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Huntingdon County Domestic Relations Section

231 Washington Street

Huntingdon, PA 16652

Phone: 814-643-1403

Fax: 814-643-4770

PA SCDU: 1-877-727-7238

EPPICARD: 1-800-304-1669

Staff Directory

Staff  Member Extension

Kathy A. Richards, Director * press 0
Michael Kipphan, Hearing Officer * press 0
Lorie A. Stake, Court Coordinator ext. 106
Joann M. Wise, Intake Officer ext. 102
Denise M. Frailey, Enforcement Officer ext. 109
Kevin Campbell, County Investigator ext. 107
Shanna Newman, Client Service Representative ext. 100

To access the state’s child support website for more information visit

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