Social Security


Applying for Social Security Benefits
It is now possible to apply for social security benefits online.  For details please visit the U.S Health and Human Services,
Social Security On-Line Services.
You may also apply in person by visiting the Social Security Administration office in your area. You can call the toll-free Social Security Administration number or search online at the 
Social Security Office Locator to find your local office. 
Contact: Call the Social Security Administration toll free number, 1-800-772-1213.

Social Security Offices in Pennsylvania
You can now find your local Social Security Office by calling the Social Security Administration toll free number, 1-800-772-1213, or by searching on-line at the
Social Security Office Locator.  Just enter your zip code to find the address, phone number, directions to the office and even a street map to help you find the office.

Supplemental Security Income
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal program that makes monthly payments to people who have limited income and resources if they are 65 or older or if they are disabled. Receiving Supplemental Security Income in Pennsylvania means that you can receive the following benefits and services. 
  • Medicaid
  • Food stamps
  • Medicare premiums are paid
To learn more about the SSI program, call the Social Security Administration toll free at 1-800-772-1213 or visit the Social Security Administration.