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Idaho Child Support Payment Service Becomes Mobile Friendly

Department of Health & Welfare leverages Access Idaho to make app more accessible, convenient

BOISE, Idaho--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Making Idaho child support payments with a smart phone or tablet at just got easier. The Idaho Department of Health & Welfare's online child support payment service is now optimized for mobile devices.

Since about 58 percent of Idaho citizens use mobile devices as their primary or only access to the Internet, the child support payment service incorporates the latest in responsive design to maintain mobile compatibility. Additionally, the revamped app meets international online accessibility requirements and is screen-reader compatible.

Citizens can log in securely with a username and password to complete payments with a credit or debit card. They can also view their case summary and online payment history.

Health & Welfare partnered with Boise-based Access Idaho to create the improvements. The partnership operates under a self-funded model in which no tax dollars or state funds were used.

About Access Idaho

Access Idaho is the administrator of Idaho's official Web portal ( and provider of electronic government solutions for the state. The network manager for the portal is Idaho Information Consortium, a subsidiary of digital government firm NIC.

About NIC

NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV), which is celebrating 25 years as a company in 2017, has seen the transition of digital services from green-screen computers to mobile apps and artificial intelligence. Founded in 1992, NIC is the nation's premier provider of innovative government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible and convenient for everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies has a library of more than 12,000 digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state and local agencies in the United States. Among those solutions is the ground-breaking personal digital government assistant, Gov2Go, aimed at providing constituents easy, personal interactions with government. Additional information is available at


Access Idaho
Rich Steckler, 208-332-0102 x1120

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