I’m happy to announce that native Social Safety workplaces will restore in-person companies, together with for folks with out an appointment, on April 7, 2022.
To keep away from ready in line, I strongly encourage individuals who can, to make use of our on-line companies, name us, and schedule appointments upfront fairly than strolling in with out an appointment.
Cellphone appointments can prevent a visit to a busy workplace. I thank the general public in your persistence as we work to extend service.
Prospects who stroll in with out appointments could encounter delays and longer waits at our workplaces. Earlier than coming to an workplace, we encourage you to go to our Emergency web page to examine the workplace standing. Bear in mind that our workplaces are usually the busiest very first thing within the morning, early within the week, and through the early a part of the month, so folks could wish to plan to go to at different instances.
On condition that most of the folks we serve have well being vulnerabilities, and in keeping with our union agreements, we’re persevering with to require sure security measures together with masking (no matter native steering), bodily distancing, and self-health checks for COVID-19 signs. We’ll present masks to the general public and workers in the event that they want them.
On-line Companies and phone stay essentially the most handy methods to contact the company.
Most Social Safety companies can be found to the general public on-line and with a my Social Safety account, or by phone. And most Social Safety companies don’t require the general public to take time to go to an workplace. Individuals could create their my Social Safety account, a customized on-line service, on our web site. Many Social Safety companies are additionally conveniently out there by dialing toll-free, 1‑800‑772‑1213. People who find themselves deaf or exhausting of listening to could name Social Safety’s TTY quantity, 1‑800‑325‑0778.
As we transition to a brand new fashionable cellphone system, some folks could expertise a busy sign or be unintentionally disconnected from their name. We sincerely remorse this disruption and advocate folks name when our Nationwide 800 Quantity could also be much less busy, similar to earlier than 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. native time or later within the week. Like our workplaces, our waits are typically shorter later within the month.