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Social Security Region 5: Chicago

Region 5 of the Social Security Administration includes the following: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. The region also includes 221 Field offices, 6 Offices of Disability Determination Services, 6 Tele-service centers, and the Twin Cities Social Security Card center. 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 5, there are a little over 1,760,000 individuals who receive SSDI and approximately 1,200,000 individuals receive SSI. Overall, around 7.2% of the population in the region is considered disabled by the SSA’s standards and the SSA gave out on average about 2.54 billion dollars in benefits per month in 2013.

Social Security Region 5 Regional Office location

SSA, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review

200 West Adams Street, Suite 2901
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Telephone: (877) 800-7576
Fax: (312) 886-3456

Chicago Social Security Regional Commissioner

Social Security Administration Regional Office

Regional Commissioner : Phyllis Smith

Ms. Smith's address:
Social Security Administration
PO Box 8280
Chicago, IL 60680-8280.


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