Find 17985 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.
Hazleton Social Security Office 88 South Laurel Street Hazleton PA 18201 12.8 miles from 17985 570-455-2139
Bloomsburg Social Security Office 700 Market Street Bloomsburg PA 17815 13.7 miles from 17985 570-784-6224
Allentown Social Security Office 41 North 4th Street Allentown PA 18102 44.7 miles from 17985 610-433-3237
Bethlehem Social Security Office 555 Main Street Bethlehem PA 18018 48.1 miles from 17985 610-691-2451
Easton Social Security Office 134 South 4th Street Easton PA 18042 54.8 miles from 17985 866-964-5056
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.