Information you’ll need to provide

  • An official death certificate that attributes the death directly or indirectly to COVID-19 and shows that the death occurred in the United States. 
  • Funeral expenses documents (receipts, funeral home contract, etc.).
  • Proof of funds received from other sources specifically for use toward funeral costs.

Helpful tips

  • Multilingual services are available. 
  • The death must have occurred in the United States, including the U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia.

About this program

Provided by: FEMA

If you have questions, you can speak with a program representative at:

Program Information: COVID19 Funeral Assistance

Additional Information: Funeral Assistance FAQs

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