The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. At FEMA, our mission is to help people before, during and after disasters. We are dedicated to helping ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the virus.
Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.
COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line
844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Monday – Friday | 9 am-9 pm EST
FEMA’s representatives will assist with the completion of a Funeral Assistance application. Multilingual services will be available. Visit www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance for more information.