BALTIMORE (WJZ) — FEMA is providing support to families who have had to pay for funerals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The money will reimburse coronavirus-related funeral expenses that happened after Jan. 20, 2020.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Severe Thunderstorms Watch Issued, Then Temperature Drop Expected
FEMA will cover up to $9,000 per funeral.
They will begin accepting applications on April 12 and families can apply for several deceased loved ones.READ MORE: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Baltimore Man Who Died After He Was Struck During A Police Chase Last Spring
You need to have a death certificate and any funeral expense documentation.
The money is coming from the American Rescue Plan.
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