Request for Publications in Alternative Media (En español)


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.