LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- FEMA is now accepting applications for its funeral assistance program.

The $2 billion program will reimburse funeral expenses to those who have lost family members to COVID-19.

The funds apply for funeral expenses between Jan. 2020 and Dec. 2020.

Eligible families can get up to $9,000 per funeral, with a $35,000 maximum.

Families will need a death certificate, funeral contract and receipts.

For more information, CLICK HERE. You can also call a toll-free number at 800-462-7585.

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