Social Security

If you reside in Colombia or Venezuela, and have questions regarding services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA), you must contact the SSA Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.  For more information on their services and how to contact them, please visit their webpage at : 

For comprehensive information on SSA’s services abroad, please visit SSA’s webpage Service Around the World.  For information about receiving payments while outside of the United States, see:

If you are already receiving SSA benefits payments, there will be no change in the method of distribution of those payments.