Here, you’ll find the latest about Social Security office closings and delays. We update this information every 10 minutes.

You’ll also find useful tips on how to prepare for emergencies, how to sign up for direct deposit of your benefit payments, and more.

Office Closings and Delays

Local Offices

The following Social Security Offices have an early closing today, February 27, 2015:

Enid – 11:30am
Chickasha – 12:30pm
Lawton – 11:00am

Cleburne – 11:00am 
Denton – 11:00am 
Fort Worth Downtown – 11:00am 
Fort Worth South – 11:00am 
Greenville – 11:30am
McKinney – 10:30am
Sherman – 11:00am 
Wichita Falls – 12:00pm

The following Social Security Offices have a delayed opening today, February 27, 2015:

Cullman – 10:00am
Decatur – 10:00am
Huntsville – 10:00am

New Mexico
Las Vegas - 10:00am
Roswell - 10:00am

North Carolina
Ahoskie – 10:00am
Asheboro – 10:00am
Durham – 10:00am
Henderson – 10:00am
Hickory – 10:00am
Statesville – 10:00am

Amarillo – 11:00am
Pampa – 11:00am

Hampton – 10:00am        
Newport News – 10:00am        
Norfolk – 10:00am        
Portsmouth – 10:00am         
Suffolk – 10:00am        
Virginia Beach – 10:00am

The following Social Security Offices are closed today, February 27, 2015:

New Mexico
Rio Rancho

New York
Rockaway Park

Big Spring
Dallas Fair Park  
Dallas North  
Dallas Oak Cliff  
Dallas Pleasant Grove  
San Angelo

The following offices are closed until further notice:

West Palm Beach


New York
Hunts Point
Rego Park

Hearing Offices

The following hearing offices are closed today, February 27, 2015:

New Mexico
Albuquerque National Hearing Center

If Your Local Office is Closed

If your local Social Security office is closed, be aware that many services are available online.

If you had a scheduled appointment, please call 1-800-772-1213 for assistance.

You also can do business with Social Security over the phone by calling 1-800-772-1213 (TTY number, 1-800-325-0778).

Emergency Payments

If you do not receive your regularly scheduled payment from Social Security as a result of severe weather or other emergencies, in most cases you can go to any open Social Security office and request an immediate payment. To find the nearest open Social Security office, call 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778).

Direct Deposit Information

Direct Deposit logo

With Direct Deposit, your money is safe in your bank, savings and loan, or credit union account no matter what happens to interrupt mail service. For more information or to sign up visit our Direct Deposit site.

Direct Express Information

Direct Express logo

If you do not have a bank account, you can sign up for the Direct Express® card program. With Direct Express®, deposits from federal payments are made directly to the card account.

Federal Holidays

All Social Security offices are closed on federal holidays.