FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.

How to Apply:

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Helpline
844-684-6333 TTY: 800-462-7585

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday
9 am to 9 pm Eastern Time

Call this dedicated toll-free phone number to get a COVID-19 Funeral Assistance application completed with help from FEMA’s representatives. Multilingual services will be available.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about the application process on our Funeral Assistance FAQ page.

If you use a relay service, such as your videophone, Innocaption or CapTel, please provide your specific number assigned to that service. FEMA must be able to contact you, and you should be aware phone calls from FEMA may come from an unidentified number.