SSI provides payments to people with limited income and resources who are age 65 or older, blind, or have a qualifying disability. Children with a qualifying disability can also get SSI.
To apply for SSI:
- Use our online tool to Get Started by requesting an appointment to apply for SSI.
- Call us at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778) between 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
- Contact your local Social Security office.