Useful Contacts

We have provided a brief list of the best sources of advice we have found. We hope you will find anything else you might need on one of these pages.

Quaker Social Action, Down to Earth

Quaker Social Action, Down to Earth

Practical advice for saving money on funerals

Down to Earth is a practical charity helping people living on low incomes to arrange meaningful, affordable funerals. They've also launched a national campaign to tackle funeral poverty which you can follow on twitter at https://twitter.com/endfuneralpov

Maggies Centres

Maggies Centres

How Maggie’s can help

At Maggie's you can talk to, and get support from, a range of professional people. Our Centres are staffed by Cancer Support Specialists, Benefits Advisors, Nutritionists and Psychologists who can support you in whichever way best suits your needs.

Money Advice Service

Money Advice Service

Free and impartial money advice

Advice and guides to help improve your finances
Tools and calculators to help you keep track and plan ahead
Support in person, over the phone and online

The Good Funeral Guide

The Good Funeral Guide

Trusted, independent, not-for-profit advice

The Good Funeral Guide is a consumer guide to funerals. It enables its readers to decide how the body of their dead person will be cared for and who will do it.

The Natural Death Centre

The Natural Death Centre

Lifting the lid on dying and funerals

Support, advice or guidance on planning a funeral, either for yourself or for someone close to you.