gov.uk_logotypeThere is a very good link on the Governments website on the practical and legal requirements after a death : www.gov.uk/after-a-death

You may be entitled to a bereavement grant and/or bereavement allowance from the government to help with finances if your husband/wife/civil partner dies.

The internet is a great resource for information on current funeral practices. Check out the following websites for independent funeral advice:

THE NATURAL DEATH CENTRE

the natural death centre
Offers great advice and guidance on keeping funeral costs down. Call them on 01962 712 690 or find their website on: www.naturaldeath.org.uk

FINAL FLING

final fling
A one stop shop for advice on death and dying: www.finalfling.com

THE GOOD FUNERAL GUIDE

good funeral guide
The Good Funeral Guide is your trusted, independent, not-for-profit information resource. www.goodfuneralguide.co.uk


There are also a number of very good organisations offering support and guidance to families dealing with bereavement and loss. The following links can help you find an appropriate professional:

CRUSE

cruse bereavement
Cruse Bereavement Care can offer counselling support after the death of someone close. call Cruse on 0844 477 9400 or find their website on: www.cruse.org.uk

SANDS

sands
The Stillbirth and neonatal death charity was set up to offer help and advice for anyone affected by the death of a baby. Do call 020 7436 5881 or find their website on: www.uk-sands.org