COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund

For residents of:

South Florida and beyond

Provided by:

First Responders Children’s Foundation

Ideal for:

First Responders

The COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund provides support for first responders and their families who are enduring financial hardship due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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  • Financial assistance for first responders and medical workers treating COVID-19 at hospitals and health facilities
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  • Open to all paramedics, emergency medical technicians, police officers, firefighters and employees directly supporting police and fire departments such as 911 dispatchers
  • Medical personnel and staff of the emergency services of the hospitals and health facilities that are treating COVID-19 patients are also eligible to apply for this grant

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  • For questions, call (646) 822-4236 or email

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  • Proof of first responder status ( identification, credentials or a letter from your agency)
  • Proof of COVID-19 exposure, if applicable
  • Proof of financial distress (bills, receipts or similar documentation)