General questions can be answered by calling the toll-free helpline. Online services are available at the SSA website. The Social Security Administration offers various programs based upon entitlement to SSA benefits and/or the SSI program which is based upon limited income and resources for individuals who are blind, aged 65 or older, or disabled.
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 24-Hour number
Call (530) 246-5326 or toll-free at 1-800-772-1213 (24-hours).
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SS is an entitlement program which is based upon work, SSI is a needs based program that doesn't require a work history.
Mar 4 2009 4:54PM