Theresa Freed en Owe Child Support? State Is Ramping Up Efforts To Collect It <p>Contracts have been awarded to four vendors, who will take over the duties of child support collection in Kansas next September. State officials say those who avoid paying their obligations can expect a more aggressive approach.<br><br><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kansas Department for Children and Families spokeswoman Theresa Freed predicts the four contractors will increase the amount of child support collected in Kansas. She says the department projects an increase of $52 million dollars in collections over the three-year contract period.</span><br> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:29:16 +0000 Bryan Thompson 18984 at