America's fire and emergency medical services (EMS) providers are engaged in responding to one of the world's most significant medical emergencies in modern times. The response to COVID-19 is not without impact in terms of the fiscal strain of extraordinary personnel, facilities, equipment, supplies and apparatus usage.
This page provides information for fire and EMS departments on cost recovery programs and how to order supplies and equipment through the emergency management process.
To help fire and EMS departments request public assistance funding, FEMA is offering webinars on the COVID-19 streamlined project application and how to use the grants portal.
View the webinar schedule
How to access: sign in to your account or register to request an account for your organization.
Learn how your fire/EMS department can obtain fiscal support for COVID-19 response through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Grant Program and the Paycheck Protection Program.
Your department may be eligible to order supplies and equipment related to your COVID-19 response under a FEMA declaration or the emergency management process.