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COVID-19 Fact Sheets & Guidance

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View the most recent fact sheets and guidance documents related to the COVID-19 response.

Fact Sheets

  • Respirators for Healthcare during COVID-19: Authorized Use and Avoiding Fraudulent Products (English) | July 8, 2020
  • Important Information Regarding FEMA Temporary Final Rule on Prioritization and Allocation of Certain Scarce or Threatened Health and Medical Resources for Domestic Consumption (English) | July 6, 2020
  • Coordinating Public Assistance and Other Sources of Federal Funding (English) | July 1, 2020
  • Historic Preservation Compliance for Emergency Protective Measures (English) (Spanish) (Haitian Creole) | June 5, 2020
  • Exercise Starter Kit for Preparedness in a Pandemic (English) | June 1, 2020
  • Distribution of Infrared Thermometers (English) (Spanish) | May 26, 2020
  • Community Mitigation Decision Support Tool (English) | May 22, 2020
  • Supply Chain Expansion Line of Effort (English) | May 18, 2020
  • Alternate Care Site (ACS) “Warm Sites” (English) (Spanish) | May 12, 2020
  • Exercise Starter Kit for Workshop on Reconstituting Operations (English) | May 12, 2020
  • Federal Support to Expand National Testing Capabilities (English) (Spanish) | May 5, 2020
  • FEMA Administrator Authority to Approve Crisis Counseling during Coronavirus  (English) (Spanish) | May 2, 2020
  • Coronavirus Pandemic Response: PPE Packages for Nursing Homes  (English) (Spanish) | May 2, 2020
  • FEMA Assistance for Tribal Governments (FAQ) (English) (Spanish) | May 1, 2020
  • Using the Critical Care Decontamination SystemTM (English) (Spanish) | April 30, 2020
  • Distribution of Cloth Facial Coverings to Non-Healthcare Sector (English) (Spanish) (Haitian Creole)| April 28, 2020
  • Individual and Households Program: Remote Inspections (English) (Spanish) | April 23, 2020
  • FEMA Implementation of Allocation Order on Exports of Scarce PPE and Notice on Exemptions (English) (Spanish) | April 22, 2020
  • Addressing PPE Needs in Non-Healthcare Setting (English) (Spanish)| April 21, 2020
  • National Resource Prioritization Cell (English) (Spanish) | April 18, 2020
  • Environmental and Historic Preservation and Emergency Protective Measures (English) (Spanish) | April 13, 2020
  • Floodplain Considerations for Temporary Critical Facilities (English) (Spanish) | April 13, 2020
  • International Reagent Resource (English) | April 13, 2020
  • Private Nonprofit Organizations (English) (Spanish)| April 2, 2020
  • Non-Congregate Sheltering - FAQ (English) (Spanish) | March 31, 2020
  • Supply Chain Stabilization Task Force (English) (Spanish) | March 30, 2020
  • FEMA Assistance for Tribal Governments (English) (Spanish) | March 26, 2020
  • COVID-19 Public Assistance Simplified Application (English) (Spanish) | March 23, 2020
  • Use of Defense Production Act Authorities to Support the Pandemic Response (English) (Spanish) | March 20, 2020
  • Procurement Under Grants: Under Exigent or Emergency Circumstances (English) (Spanish) | March 20, 2020
  • Eligible Emergency Protective Measures (English) (Spanish) | March 19, 2020
  • Public Assistance: Non-Congregate Sheltering Delegation of Authority (English) (Spanish) | March 19, 2020
  • COVID-19 Emergency Declaration (English) (Spanish) | March 13, 2020

Guidance

  • Medical Staffing Requests (English) | July 28, 2020
  • Waiver of Private Nonprofit Primary Use and Primary Ownership Facility Policies Under the (COVID-19) Pandemic Declarations (English)
  • Administrator Gaynor's Letter to State Directors and Agencies (English) | July 20, 2020
  • Extension of Administrative Relief and Other Flexibilities for Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Financial Assistance for Response to or Direct Impacts from Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) per OMB Memorandum M-20-26 (English) | July 15, 2020
  • Equal Rights Civil Rights Stakeholders Call Transcript May 6, 2020 (English) | (Spanish) | July 14, 2020
  • FEMA and HHS Civil Rights Stakeholder Call Transcript April 17, 2020 (English) | July 14, 2020
  • Important Information Regarding FEMA Temporary Final Rule on Prioritization and Allocation of Certain Scarce or Threatened Health and Medical Resources for Domestic Consumption (English) | July 6,2020
  • FEMA Emergency Non-Congregate Sheltering during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (Interim) Policy (English) | June 17,2020
  • Clarification of Applicability of OMB Memorandum M-20-20 to FEMA's Non-disaster Grants (English) | June 11, 2020
  • FEMA Releases Guidance for Providing Mass Care During a Pandemic (English) | June 10, 2020
  • Civil Rights COVID-19 Stakeholder Call Transcript - Meeting #2 (English) | (Spanish) | June 10, 2020
  • FEMA Administrator June 1, 2020, Letter to the Nation's Emergency Managers (English) | June 1, 2020
  • COVID-19 Policy: Medical Care Costs Eligible for Public Assistance (English) | May 9, 2020
  • Grant Programs Directorate Procurement  (Video) | May 1, 2020
  • DHS and HHS Civil Rights Stakeholder Teleconference About COVID-19 (English) | April 30, 2020
  • Planning Considerations for Organizations in Reconstituting Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic (English) | April 30, 2020
  • Short Term Administrative Relief for Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Financial Assistance With Awards Specifically Supporting the Response to the Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) per OMB Memorandum M-20-11 (English) | April 20, 2020
  • FEMA Administrator April 15, 2020, letter to Emergency Managers (English) (Spanish) | April 15, 2020
  • Ensuring Civil Rights During the COVID-19 Response (English) (Spanish) | April 14, 2020
  • FEMA and HHS Civil Rights Stakeholder Teleconference About COVID-19 (English) | April 13, 2020
  • Purchase and Distribution of Food Eligible for Public Assistance (English) (Spanish)| April 12, 2020
  • HHS Letter to Hospital Administrators (English) (Spanish)| April 10, 2020
  • FEMA Letter to Distributors on Delivery of Medical Supplies (English) (Spanish)| April 8, 2020
  • 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) | April 1, 2020
  • COVID-19 Guidance: Procurements Under Grants During Periods of Exigent or Emergency Circumstances (English) | April 1, 2020
  • FEMA Administrator March 27, 2020, letter to Emergency Managers Requesting Action on Critical Steps (English) (Spanish) | March 27, 2020

Last updated Aug 6, 2020

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