GET HELP WITH FUNERAL EXPENSES
FEMA announced on April 12, 2021, it will provide financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020 to qualified applicants.
To apply, contact the FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line: 844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 8 AM – 8 PM Central Time
For more information including Frequently Asked Questions and eligibility guidelines, visit FEMA’s Funeral Assistance website here. Please note, online applications will not be accepted and multilingual services will be available.
BEWARE OF SCAMS
FEMA’s Funeral Assistance Program will not contact anyone until they have called FEMA or have applied for assistance. DO NOT disclose personal information such as the name, birth date or social security number of any deceased family member to any unsolicited telephone calls or e-mails from anyone claiming to be a federal employee or from FEMA. Stay up to date on current fraud alerts and information here.
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