Providing Financial Assistance for COVID-19-Related Funeral Expenses
Did you know that FEMA has started offering financial assistance for COVID related funeral costs incurred after January 20, 2020?
If you or someone you know could benefit from this assistance, please visit www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance/faq for additional information and to find out your eligibility.
Before you call to apply for the new FEMA funeral assistance program, download and review this Pre-Call Checklist. This will help ensure you have the necessary items to complete your application during your call.
Please review the amended FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Policy for all changes related to the assistance program.
When you’re ready to apply, use the contact information below:
COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number
Applications begin on April 12, 2021
844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Eastern Time