Below is a list of resources that we put together that will help you in your time of need. These resources will help you learn more about what to do when a death occurs, how to plan a funeral, how a funeral service typically works and how a funeral home operates.
Cremation Association of North America (www.cremationassociation.org)
The Cremation Association of North America supports its members in providing the best service to those seeking cremation as a deathcare alternative. CANA does not promote cremation, but instead works to ensure that those who choose cremation are treated respectfully under industry standards of practice and guidelines.
National Funeral Directors Association (www.nfda.org)
The National Funeral Directors Association is the worldwide source of expertise and professional resources for all facets of funeral service.
International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (www.iccfa.com)
The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association is the only international trade association representing all segments of the cemetery, funeral service, cremation and memorialization profession. The ICCFA promotes consumer choices, pre-arrangement and open competition and has created more than two dozen model guidelines advocating state legislation on a variety of consumer-related issues.