Important Notes
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
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
Click your Center for Center/Local information
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 referral to employees who are dealing with issues such as: depression; anxiety; family conflicts; marital problems; eldercare; substance and alcohol abuse and occupational stress. During the partial shutdown/furlough while NASA Center clinicians are unavailable, an EAP provider (Workplace Options) is staffed with professional and licensed mental health counselors to temporarily support employees. Counselors can be contacted at 1-888-728-1404. 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)