Friend of the Court


The role of the Friend of the Court's (FOC) office is to enforce court orders for child support, medical support, custody, parenting time, and spousal support (alimony).  The Family Division of the Court conducts the hearing for these cases.  The Finance Services unit provides accounting and auditing support for FOC.

Mission of the Courts of Kalamazoo County:
Uphold the law and provide justice for all.

Vision for the Future:
As a leading and innovative court system, our vision is to:
…Enhance public trust, respect and safety.
…Resolve legal matters in a fair and timely manner.
…Promote the success of individuals, families, and youth.