Emily Engel works for the Kensington and Chelsea Citizens Advice Bureau as head of social policy in the research and campaign team.
When she discovered several new funeral price comparison sites, she decided to check them out…
Politicians from across different parties came together in the House of Commons to share their concerns about the vast swathes of people who can’t afford a decent send off, and voice their frustrat
Next Wednesday 14th Sept at 9:30am Parliament will debate funeral poverty.
We need you to contact your MP and let them know you're worried about funeral poverty.
Kath Inkpen works as a Campaigns and Research Co-ordinator at Citizens Advice St Helens - she found out first hand how difficult it was to get funeral directors to talk about price.
Today the Fair Funerals campaign challenges the funeral industry to be open and transparent about their prices, calling on them to make prices available online.
Death and money are still the two things that we’d rather not talk about – put them together in funeral poverty and the silence is deafening.