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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.
How to Apply – You must contact FEMA directly at:
COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Helpline
844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Call this dedicated toll-free phone number to get a COVID-19 Funeral Assistance application completed with help from FEMA's representatives. Multilingual services are available.
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Eastern Time
Please visit the FEMA website for more information and answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs).