Does Social Security Offer Online Services?

Social Security provides a number of online services, including applying for benefits, appealing a decision regarding benefits, information about qualifications for various services and getting letters regarding benefits. Information regarding these services and many others is available on

To access online services from the Social Security website, click on the Online Services icon in the middle of This brings you to the list of services available. Each item on the list provides further information and explanations of what is provided and, in some cases, links to more specific options. The website also lists hours of operation for online services.