Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Next Steps

Learn More about SSI

You can find more information about SSI:

Apply for SSI

You can apply for SSI:

  • Online
  • By calling Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or 1-800-325-0778 (TTY) to make an appointment to apply either:

If your SSI application is denied and you want a referral to a lawyer or other representative to help with your appeal, contact Disability Law Colorado (DLC) or the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives (NOSSCR).

Talk to an SSI Expert

If you have questions about SSI and need to talk with somebody, call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 or 1-800-325-0778 (TTY) or visit your local Social Security office.

If you want to ask about how work might affect your SSI benefits, try contacting:

Ticket to Work

Social Security’s Ticket to Work Program helps people with disabilities who get Social Security benefits re-enter the workforce and become more independent. The Ticket to Work Program offers free access to employment-related services, such as training, transportation, and vocational rehabilitation. You can call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 1-866-968-7842 or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY).

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