NASA Shutdown Information
Employee Communications Federal and NASA Guidance
NASA Shutdown Furlough Guide for Employees (Aug. 27, 2018)
Supplements the OPM guides with important info needed during furlough
Password/Badge Expiration Information Other Important Information (Updated Regularly) - Newest to Oldest
If you are excepted, contact your supervisor for specific requirements during a shutdown
Click your Center for Center/Local information
Unemployment/Worker’s Compensation and TSP Information
Unemployment Compensation Worker’s Compensation Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)
All NASA employees will need to use the following Agency information to complete an unemployment compensation claim:

Parent Federal Agency Name: U.S. Department of the Interior
3-Digit Federal Agency Code Number: 631
Major Component: Equifax Workforce Solutions UC Express
  • P.O. Box 66945
  • St. Louis, MO 63166
Contact Name/Office: Equifax Workforce Solutions
Telephone No: 1-800-366-6660 Ext. 2598
Who to Contact for NASA Employees
    The following contact information will remain active during a Shutdown Furlough:

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP):
    NASA’s EAP provides confidential, short-term, counseling assistance and referrals to employees who are dealing with issues such as: depression; anxiety; family conflicts; marital /relationship concerns; eldercare/caregiving stress; substance and alcohol addiction; major life adjustments; domestic violence concerns; and occupational stress. During the partial shutdown/furlough, NASA Center EAP providers remain available, including WorkPlace Options. WorkPlace Options is staffed by professional and licensed mental health counselors to temporarily support employees by phone. Contact information for the Clinician available by Center is located here. Questions related to filing for unemployment; medical insurance coverage; and/or other human resource and employee benefit-related matters are not covered by EAP. Information on these subjects can be found on this website, please see above topic areas.

  • NSSC Customer Contact Center (CCC):
    Web Site:
    Phone: 1-877-677-2123 (1-877-NSSC123)

  • Enterprise Service Desk (ESD):
    Web Site:
    Phone: 1-877-677-2123 (1-877-NSSC123)