COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

Developmental Disabilities Administration 

April 12, 2021

Dear Staff and Stakeholders, 

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. The Federal Emergency Management Agency mission is to help people before, during and after disasters.

FEMA is dedicated to help ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the virus and is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.

For more information, check out the funeral assistance announcement or call FEMA's COVID-19 Helpline 1 (844) 684-6333.

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