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Social Security Region 1: Boston

Region 1 of the Social Security Administration includes the following: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The region also includes 67 Field offices, 9 Offices of Disability Adjudication & Review, 7 Offices of Disability Determination Services, and 1 Workload Support Unit. If you need help or have questions while filing or appealing for Social Security Disability Benefits, contact your local relevant Office for assistance.

Within Region 1, there are a little over 510,000 individuals who receive SSDI and approximately 350,000 individuals receive SSI. Overall, around 8.2% of the population in the region is considered disabled by the SSA’s standards and the SSA gave out on average about 743 million dollars in benefits per month in 2013.

Social Security Region 1 Regional Office Location

SSA, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review

10th Floor
One Bowdoin Square
Boston, Massachusetts 02114
Telephone: (617) 720-0438
Fax: (617) 723-2985

Boston Social Security Regional Commissioner

Social Security Administration Regional Office

Regional Commissioner : Linda Dorm

John F. Kennedy Federal Building
Government Center
Room 1900
Boston, MA 02203-1900
Direct Phone: (617) 565–287


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