**FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Applications to Begin on April 12, 2021**
Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Congress authorized FEMA to provide up to $9,000 in financial assistance to individuals who incurred COVID-19 related funeral expenses after January 20, 2020. If you think you may qualify for Funeral Assistance you can go to the FEMA WEBSITE - https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance. Here you will find eligibility requirements, required documentation and how to apply. You may also call the COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number at(844) 684-6333 * TTY (800)-462-7585. Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CDT beginning on April 12, 2021.
**EFFECTIVE JUNE 14, 2021**
ENTRY INTO THE FUNERAL HOME WITH A MASK/FACE COVERING IS HIGHLEY SUGGESTED IF YOU HAVE NOT BEEN VACCINATED BUT NOT REQUIRED. IF YOU ENTER THE FUNERAL HOME WITHOUT A MASK/FACE COVERING AND YOU HAVE NOT BEEN VACCINATED YOU ASSUME THE RISK ASSOCIATED BY DOING SO. PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE FUNERAL HOME IF YOU HAVE ANY SYMPTOMS ASSOCIATED WITH COVID-19.
We at DeVerter Funeral Home are doing our part to keep the public's safety our top priority.
Thank you for your understanding as we work through this together.
Questions? (765) 492-4331
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Todd & Laura DeVerter