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COVID-19 Federal Disaster Declaration

Date: 
04/08/2020
Author: 
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency

Federal aid will be available to cities and towns, state agencies and certain non-profits in all Massachusetts counties to help pay for emergency protective measures (response costs) related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Under the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration, emergency protective measures (response costs) including, but not limited to, emergency medical care and medical sheltering,  may be eligible for reimbursement through FEMA or other federal agencies. 

Click the "go to website" link to see more information, as well as Non-Congregate Medical Sheltering Guidance, on MEMA's website.  


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