American Sign Language Now On SSA Website

The Social Security website,, now has an informational video in American Sign Language. 

Through the Multilanguage Gateway, information in many different languages is available. American Sign Language was added a few days ago.Reach the Multilanguage Gateway at top right of the Social Security homepage. Click on the “Other Languages” link. In that area, you can also change the entire website into Spanish, increase website text size for easier reading and learn about other Social Security website accessibility tools.

The American Sign Language (ASL) section has a thirteen-minute video titled “Social Security, SSI, and Medicare: What you absolutely need to know about these vital programs in American Sign Language.” 

Click on the Multilanguage Gateway American Sign Language link to view this video. Not fluent in ASL? The video is also spoken aloud and transcribed.