FEMA to Provide Funeral Assistance to Those Who Incurred Covid-19 Related Funeral Costs

The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced on Monday, April 12, that it would offer financial assistance for Covid-related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.

To be eligible for funeral assistance, you must meet these conditions:

  • The death must have occurred in the United States, including the U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia.
  • The death certificate must indicate the death was attributed to COVID-19.
  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national, or qualified alien who incurred funeral expenses after January 20, 2020.
  • There is no requirement for the deceased person to have been a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national, or qualified alien.

To apply, call this number 844-684-6333. Their hours are Monday through Friday from 6AM to 6PM.

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