FEMA has announced they will reimburse families that incurred funeral expenses for a covid-19 related death after January 20, 2020 up to $9,000.00. FEMA has recently announced an 800 number to call and apply, beginning on April 12, 2021.
A link to FEMA’s Frequently asked questions page and phone number to begin the application may be found here
COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number
Applications begin on April 12, 2021
844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Central Time
FEMA’s policy for funeral reimbursement may be found here
For those wishing to apply, please gather information suggested from the FAQ page and follow FEMA’s website for updates.