The Empire Pandemic Response Reimbursement Fund is available to support Essential Workers and First Responders. The program is designed to reimburse out-of-pocket childcare, transportation, lodging and other qualifying expenses that enabled workers to perform their duties. The funding comes from private donations from individuals, charitable trusts and businesses made during the COVID crisis, and is coordinated by the Office of Children and Family Services.
Applications are now available from Apr 16 2021 03:00 PM (EDT) to Jun 15 2021 11:59 PM (EDT).
For assistance, please call (844) 679-3369 (M-F 8:30am – 4:30pm).
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