Request for Publications in Alternative Media

The 2019 editions of the following Social Security publications will not be available until after February 1, 2019.

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EN Pub # Title
05-10003 Social Security Update
05-10017 Military Service And Social Security
05-10021 Household Workers
05-10022 If You Are Self-Employed
05-10024 Understanding The Benefits
05-10026 Benefits For Children With Disabilities
05-10027 If You Work For A Nonprofit Organization
05-10030 Disability Benefits For Wounded Warriors
05-10031 Schedule of Social Security Benefit Payments 2020
05-10035 Retirement Benefits
05-10045 Windfall Elimination Provision
05-10052 If You Are Blind Or Have Low Vision - How We Can Help
05-10062 Your Ticket To Work: What You Need To Know To Keep It Working For You
05-10063 Special Payments After Retirement
05-10069 How Work Affects Your Benefits
05-10070 Your Retirement Benefit; How It Is Figured
05-10072 How You Earn Credits
05-10077 What You Need To Know When You Get Retirement Or Survivors Benefits
05-10095 Working While Disabled - How We Can Help
05-10147 When To Start Receiving Retirement Benefits
05-10157 Special Benefits For Certain World War II Veterans
05-10508 Understanding The Extra Help With Your Medicare Prescription Drug Plan
05-10525 Apply Online For Extra Help With Prescription Drug Costs
05-10529 Retirement Information For Medicare Beneficiaries
05-10536 Medicare Premiums: Rules For Higher-Income Beneficiaries
05-10570 The Facts About Social Security's Disability Program
05-11015 A Guide To SSI For Groups And Organizations
05-11069 You May Be Able To Get Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
05-11106 SSI in Nevada
05-11108 SSI in Hawaii
05-11125 SSI in California
05-11128 SSI in Vermont
05-11148 SSI in New Jersey
05-11150 SSI in Pennsylvania
05-11162 SSI in Washington, D.C.
05-11164 SSI in Rhode Island


Select Alternative Media Format

By Mail

Social Security Administration
Office of Printing and Alternative Media Services
6401 Security Boulevard
1305 Annex Building
Baltimore, Maryland 21235

By Phone/Fax

Main:  (410) 965-6414
    Fax:  (410) 965-6413
    TTY:  1-800-325-0778

When placing an order please provide the following:

  • Name and SSA Publication No. of the pamphlet or fact sheet you want.
  • Your preferred format (Braille, large print, or audio compact disk (CD).
  • Name, mailing address, and telephone number where we should send the requested publication.

Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.

External Agencies

IRS Accessible Forms and Publications

The Internal Revenue Service offers content in a variety of file formats to accommodate people who use assistive technology such as screen reading software, refreshable Braille displays, and voice recognition software.  The site contains a 'download' section with hundreds of accessible electronic files.  They encourage taxpayers to contact the IRS using the customer assistance telephone number 1-800-829-1040 or through the tax forms telephone 800-829-3676 to request hardcopy Braille and large print tax products.