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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

The federal government continues taking aggressive and proactive steps to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The health and safety of the American people is our top priority.
 
Under the direction of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, FEMA, HHS and our federal partners are working with state, local, tribal and territorial governments to execute a Whole-of-America response to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and protect the public.
 
For the latest updates and information on how to protect yourself and what to do if you think you are sick, visit www.coronavirus.gov.
 
Visit this page in Español
 

News Releases, Fact Sheets and Guidance

  • News Releases
    • FEMA Supply Chain Task Force Leads Four-Pronged Approach to Securing Needed Supplies and Equipment in COVID-19 Fight (English)
    • FEMA Releases Information Regarding National Guard Title 32 Status (English) (Spanish)
    • FEMA Extends Grace Period for Flood Insurance Renewal Premiums ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • FEMA Offers Ways for Private Sector to Help Fight COVID-19 ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Eligible Emergency Protective Measures ( English ) ( Spanish )
  • Fact Sheets
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Private Nonprofit Organizations (English)
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Non-Congregate Sheltering- FAQ (English)
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Emergency Medical Care (English) (Spanish)
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Supply Chain Stabilization Task Force (English)
    • COVID-19 Public Assistance Simplified Application ( English ) (Spanish)
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19): FEMA Assistance for Tribal Governments ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • Use of Defense Production Act Authorities to Support the Pandemic Response ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • Procurement Under Grants: Under Exigent or Emergency Circumstances ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • Public Assistance: Non-Congregate Sheltering Delegation of Authority ( English ) ( Spanish )
    • COVID-19 Emergency Declaration ( English ) ( Spanish )
  • Guidance
    • COVID-19 Guidance: Short Term Administrative Relief for Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Due to Loss of Operations (English)
    • COVID-19 Guidance: Procurements Under Grants During Periods of Exigent or Emergency Circumstances (English)
    • FEMA Administrator March 27, 2020, letter to Emergency Managers Requesting Action on Critical Steps ( English ) ( Spanish )

Declaration News Releases

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for State of West Virginia (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for State of New Hampshire (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Indiana (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Tennessee (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for U.S. Virgin Islands (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Virginia (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Northern Mariana Islands (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Hawaii (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major North Dakota Disaster Declaration (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Montana Disaster Declaration (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Ohio Disaster Declaration (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Pennsylvania Disaster Declaration (English) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Rhode Island ( English ) (Spanish)

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kansas ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Alabama ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for District of Columbia ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Georgia ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Connecticut ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Oregon ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Colorado ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kentucky ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Michigan ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Massachusetts ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Guam ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Commonwealth of Puerto Rico ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for South Carolina ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Missouri ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Maryland ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Illinois ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for New Jersey ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for North Carolina ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Florida ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approve Major Disaster Declaration for Texas ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Louisiana ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Iowa ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for California ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Washington ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for New York ( English ) ( Spanish )

  • President Donald J. Trump Directs FEMA Support Under Emergency Declaration for COVID-19 ( English ) ( Spanish )

COVID-19 Response in Action Media Gallery

To access COVID-19 imagery and footage visit the Defense Department Support to FEMA COVID-19 page.

Press Round Up

  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 8 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 7 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 6 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 5 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 4 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 3 (English) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response  - Volume 2 ( English ) (Spanish)
  • Photos of the Whole-of-America COVID-19 Response - Volume 1  ( English ) ( Spanish )

Best Practices

Communities seeking to share their experiences and suggestions or are looking to learn from the experiences of others to address the COVID-19 response needs can visit the FEMA’s collection of best practices sharing page.

Visit CDC’s Guidance Documents page to search for COVID-19 recommendations and guidelines for different audiences.

Rumor Control

Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis, stay informed with facts by visiting our Rumor Control Page.

Frequently Asked Questions

During a crisis we know the public has a lot of concerns. You can visit our FAQ page to find answers to questions related to COVID-19.

How To Help

Learn the best way to donate, volunteer or provide critical supplies  to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Social Media

Stay informed in real time by following us on social media. 

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Social Media Graphics Collection

To view and download graphics related to coronavirus visit our Covid-19 Response Graphics media collection.

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Last Updated: 
04/03/2020 - 19:25