POLICY AND PROCEDURE  -  COVID-19

  • Face coverings/masks must be worn in the building at all times by all funeral home staff, visitors, and serivce attendees, with the exception of anyone under the age of 5. Only visitors wearing a face covering/mask are permitted in the funeral home. Face coverings/masks are not provided by the funeral home.
  • If your loved one passed away from COVID-19, there will be no in-person arrangements and no in-person visitations/services. Services may be conducted at Fairfax Memorial online via Zoom.
  • Placards are stationed outside of the funeral home to notify guests about masking requirements.
  • Policies may change or be expanded upon as more information is provided from the Governor's office and as we move into different phases.

 

 

 

FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Congress authorized FEMA to provide financial assistance to individuals who incurred COVID-19-related funeral expenses after January 20, 2020.

 

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Line Number (Applications begin on April 12, 2021)
844-684-6333 | TTY: 800-462-7585

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday  9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Eastern Time

 

FEMA has issued its final policy – which includes details such as eligibility and documentation criteria and the application process – for how funds will be distributed to families. Most notably, FEMA shared that the maximum financial assistance will now be $9,000 per funeral.

 

Resource information provided by and more information available at:
https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance

 

 


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