The COVID-19 pandemic brought overwhelming grief to many. To help ease the financial stress caused by the virus, FEMA may provide up to $9,000 in financial assistance per deceased individual for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred on or after January 20, 2020.
You may qualify for COVID-19 Funeral Assistance if:
- You are a U.S. citizen, noncitizen national, or qualified noncitizen
- You incurred funeral expenses on or after January 20, 2020, for a person whose death was caused by COVID-19
HOW TO APPLY:
Call the COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Helpline at 844-684-6333
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to 9 p.m. E.T.
Rocky Hill encourages you to apply for COVID-19 Funeral Assistance if you had funeral expenses as a result of a death caused by COVID-19.
For more information, please call FEMA’s COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Helpline at 844-684-6333 or visit FEMA’s COVID-19 Funeral Assistance website.