Social Service Verification

Use The Work Number® to verify the employment and
income information in real time to provide clients the right
government assistance in their time of need.
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Speed Benefit Determinations and Help More Clients

With employment and income information as recent as the last paycheck, get a more timely representation of a client’s current situation when applying for benefits.

Social Service Verification Product

Employment and income verification services for social service agencies to get qualified applicants the benefits they need while streamlining eligibility verification at all stages of the process.

Application for Benefits

Quickly and securely verify applicants' employment and income with real-time, up-to-date data.

Prompt Life Changes Notifications

Receive notifications when there is a change in employment or income that may impact benefit eligibility.

Easy Benefit Renewal

Streamline the benefit renewal process by instantly being able to confirm employment and income.

Audit and/or Recovery

Quickly identify overpayments and prioritize collections based on the employee’s ability to pay.
Discover all the ways The Work Number works hard for
government agencies and their employees.

Instant Verifications Make Everyone’s Life Easier

Helps agencies expedite benefit determinations, lessening the burden on applicants, beneficiaries, and employees.

Transforms the Client Experience

A systems-first approach alleviates the burden of proof from the applicant by verifying employment and income quickly.

Streamlines Internal Processes

Gets rid of time-consuming manual verification processes so your staff can focus
on delivering on its mission.

Flexible Options Ease Deployment

Select the delivery option that best fits your organization’s workflow need from
online web access to batch or system integration.
By The Numbers


Government agencies gain access to more than 110 million employee records from small, medium and large size businesses.


In a survey performed in 2019, 80% of government web users of The Work Number reported finding undisclosed employment and income.


In 2018, The Work Number database showed monthly median income changing as much as 20% month over month which directly impacts benefit eligibility.
Frequently asked questions

Important Information at Your Fingertips

Learn more about the social services verification products
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