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New Social Security Office Location

Prospect Heights Social Security office moves to new location

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is pleased to announce the relocation of its facility to 705 N. Wheeling Rd., Mount Prospect, IL 60056. The facility will be closed for the move on October 14 and open to the public at the new location on Monday, October 17, 2011. “The number of people needing our services continues to increase and we expect our new space will allow us to keep pace with this increasing need," according to Elizabeth M. Williams, District Manager of the Prospect Heights office.

The new facility provides service weekdays from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. "Almost all your Social Security business can also be completed at our website,, ” said Williams. “Through the Internet, the public can file for their Social Security benefits,” added Williams, “they can change a telephone number or address on their record, or request a benefit statement, all from the convenience of their homes.” Social Security’s Homepage features a new service-channeling tool that will help people more easily find the information and services they seek on the agency’s website at A key feature allows individuals to check the status of their completed retirement, survivor or disability application. Assistance is also available through SSA’s toll-free number 1-800-772-1213 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

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