You may not need to wait for an appointment. You can file for retirement, spouses, disability, or Medicare benefits and appeal a disability decision online. For Supplemental Security Income, you can use our online tool to get started.
You can also perform many tasks through your personal my Social Security account. These include requesting a replacement Social Security card, checking the status of an application, estimating future benefits, and managing the benefits you already receive.
You can schedule, reschedule, or cancel an appointment by calling us at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778), Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. local time, or contacting your local Social Security office.