Created: December 02, 2019 07:39 PM
(WHEC) — Starting next month, Social Security offices nationwide are expanding their public hours.
The Commissioner of Social Security says field offices will be open on Wednesday afternoons starting on Jan. 8, 2020. They’re currently open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesdays, but beginning on Jan. 8, they’ll be open until 4 p.m.
The agency says it plans to hire 1,100 new employees to provide service on the agency’s national 800 number and in its processing centers.
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