When a loved one dies, grieving family members and friends often are confronted with dozens of decisions about the funeral - all of which must be made quickly and often under great emotional duress. W READ MORE http://www.ftc.gov/funerals
NFDA's Mission Statement
The National Funeral Directors Association is the worldwide resource and advocate across all facets of funeral service dedicated to high ethical standards and helping members READ MORE http://www.nfda.org
Memorialization is the art of commemorating the lives of those loved
Monument Builders of North America is THE voice of memorialists in North America and around the world, continuing to serve membe READ MORE http://www.monumentbuilders.org
The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association is the only international trade association representing all segments of the cemetery, funeral service, cremation and memor READ MORE http://www.iccfa.com
The Funeral Service Foundation represents the care, compassion and generosity of the funeral service community, is the charitable voice. Giving back, on behalf of funeral service nationwi READ MORE http://www.funeralservicefoundation.org
About the FCA
Funeral Consumers Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer's right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral.
To accomplish that goal, FC READ MORE http://www.funerals.org
What's a Thanatologist?
In simplest terms, a thanatologist is a professional with specialized education and/or certification in dying, death and bereavement whose professional responsibilities includ READ MORE http://www.adec.org/search/index.cfm
Who is CANA?
Founded in 1913, the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) is an International organization of over 1,300 members, composed of cremationists, funeral directors, funeral home op READ MORE http://www.cremationassociation.org
The American Monument Association is the national trade association representing the major granite and marble memorial manufacturers and quarriers throughout the country.
AMA is the publisher of St READ MORE http://www.imsa-online.com/ammonas.htm
The New York State Monument Builders Association (NYSMBA) is an association of Professional retail memorialists throughout New York State. Designing, manufacturing, installing and maintaini READ MORE http://www.nysmba.org
The NYSFDA website was developed for both consumers and the New York State Funeral Directors Association Membership.
Our goal is to...
Answer frequently asked questions about arranging and prear READ MORE http://www.nysfda.org
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