Despite public outcry, SSA to close Belltown and ID offices

From Real Change Social Security Administration (SSA) offices in Belltown and the International District will be consolidated into a new location downtown, set to open June 12. The former locations on Lenora and South Lane streets will close at noon June 8. The new SSA office will sit inside the Jackson Federal Building, a Level …

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Neighborhood Social Security offices abruptly slated for closure – community rallies for time to respond

With little apparent notice to affected communities, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced plans to consolidate two local offices into the high-security Jackson Federal Building located on Second Avenue, possibly as early as March of this year. The move could put Social Security benefits out of reach for many vulnerable populations, including those with …

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