As the country is distributing COVID-19 vaccines, there's no doubt scammers are scheming. Here's what to know:
If you come across a COVID-19 vaccine scam, report it to the Federal Trade Commission or call us at 1-800-MEDICARE.
Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-home COVID-19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Order your tests now so you have them when you need them. To order your free home test: www.covidtests.gov
Excellent resources are available to inform individuals about reducing the spread of coronavirus and creating a family action plan from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. The National Council on Aging, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control, has also released information especially for older adults.
FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred on or after January 20, 2020.