Do you have a judgment for the amount of the arrears? If so, you can execute on it. Find a local collection agency...
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I wouldn't go with a collection agency. They stink at collecting child support because they are accustomed to dealing with civil judgments like credit card judgments. If he owes you $5800 and still has to pay child support, he should be paying on the arrearage, too. If the kids are adults now, he should still continue paying until the arrearage is paid in full. Contact a local attorney or our office to talk about your options in greater detail. If DES is involved, they can do a lot of things that a regular attorney can't do but they are really overworked.
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