Find 14784 social security offices, administration locations, and local departments of social security. Social security offices provide information on card replacements, eligibility, applications, statements, name change, SSDI, disability, benefits, and identity fraud & theft.
Dunkirk Social Security Office 437 Main Street Dunkirk NY 14048 12.2 miles from 14784 716-366-8211
Erie Social Security Office 717 State Street Erie PA 16501 37.9 miles from 14784 814-452-6696
Buffalo Social Security Office 186 Exchange Street Buffalo NY 14204 47.2 miles from 14784
Amherst Social Security Office 3131 Sheridan Drive Buffalo NY 14226 54.4 miles from 14784
Once a complete application is submitted, the application is processed and benefit can begin to be paid in approximately six weeks. However, inaccurate or incomplete applications can extend the processing time significantly. During periods of heavy volume of applications, the process can take longer.
Social Security programs are funded through payroll taxes. The payroll taxes are shared by the employee and the employer with both paying one half of the tax. Self-employed workers pay the full payroll tax because they are considered to be both employee and employer.
Yes, virtually all of the services offered at field offices can be accessed or initiated using the Social Security Administration's online system. Applications for benefits and some other services may require that documentation be provided after the online application process has been initiated.