Massachusetts Social Security Office Frequently Asked Questions
What Is The Local Phone Number For The Social Security Office In Massachusetts?
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“Generally, we do not publish the phone numbers of our local offices.
You can call us toll-free at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778).
By calling 1-800-772-1213, you can use our automated telephone services to get recorded information and conduct some business 24 hours a day. If you cannot handle your business through our automated services, you can speak to a Social Security representative between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Generally, you’ll have a shorter wait time if you call during the week after Tuesday. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call our toll-free TTY number, 1-800-325-0778, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.”
What Services Can The Local Massachusetts Social Security Office Provide?
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“Your local Social Security office is the place where you can:
Apply for a Social Security number;
Check on your earnings record;
Apply for Social Security benefits, SSI,
hospital insurance protection, and extra help with Medicare prescription drug costs;
Enroll for medical insurance;
Receive assistance in applying for food stamps; and
Get full information about individual and family rights and obligations under the law.
Note: There is no charge for the services of the office staff.“
How Do I Apply For A New Or Replacement Social Security Number (SSN) In Massachusetts?
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“You can get an original Social Security card or a replacement card if yours is lost or stolen. There is no charge for a Social Security card. This service is free.
You can use a my Social Security account to request a replacement Social Security card online if you:
Are a U.S. citizen age 18 years or older with a U.S. mailing address;
Are not requesting a name change or any other change to your card; and
Have a driver’s license or a state-issued identification card from one of the states listed.