Submitted by Heather on Thu, 08/09/2016 - 15:14
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.
Submitted by Heather on Mon, 06/11/2017 - 12:30
The government have ignored calls from bereaved people, MPs, charities and the funeral industry to raise the funeral fund to cover the cost of a funeral.
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 30/08/2017 - 10:58
Funeral poverty is rising and the government are spending less than ever to help grieving people who can't afford a funeral.
Submitted by Heather on Mon, 21/08/2017 - 11:58
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Submitted by Heather on Thu, 03/08/2017 - 14:43
One of the largest funeral providers in the UK have
Submitted by Heather on Mon, 10/07/2017 - 11:54
The government have announced plans to make their funeral fund simpler and fairer. The fund is available to some people who would otherwise been unable to afford a funeral.
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 28/06/2017 - 15:22
When we first started campaigning for fairer funerals in 2014, only 10% of funeral directors in the UK had any prices at all on their websites.
Submitted by Heather on Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:53
Student Alex Craven writes about losing his husband Paul, being unable to afford a funeral.
By Alex Craven
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 03/05/2017 - 11:45
This is a critical time to persuade the government to take action on funeral poverty.
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 29/03/2017 - 14:03
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