Other Funeral Planning and Related Sites


Canada:
Funeral Service Association of Canada
Ontario Funeral Service Association (OFSA)

Cremation
Cremation Association of North America

Grief - Related:
American Cancer Society provides support to cancer patients, family and friends.
NFDA Grief Relief lists and counsels through the six steps for moving from loss to relief.
Growth House concerns hospice care, terminal illness, dignity, grief and bereavement.
Bereaved Parents USA is a nationwide organization for the aid and support of bereaved parents and families struggling to survive the death of a child.

Memorials
Everlife Memorials Offers a line of headstones, grave markers, urns, cremation jewelry, flag cases and a variety of memorial products in addition informative articles about memorialization.
Glendale Memorial Nature Preserve Glendale Memorial Nature Preserve celebrates the life of the individual, provides a lasting tribute through nature, contributes to the future of life, and enables survivors to remember those whom they have loved and honored in a place of beauty, serenity, and solace.

Veterans
The National Cemetery System of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Military Funeral Honors Web site

Other Consumer Information Sites
The Funeral Consumers Alliance independently monitors the funeral industry and abuses.
The American Association of Retired Persons discusses funeral arrangements.
The FTC and the Funeral Rule links to the full text of the Rule, application of the Rule to funeral homes and a collection of other consumer information concerning funerals.
The National Selected Morticians Membership Directory lists members of the trade association made up entirely of independent "mom and pop" funeral homes who fight funeral home monopolies in the interest of lower consumer prices.
Arranging a Funeral Frequently asked questions about the process, cost, etc. of planning a funeral.
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