Whether faced with an immediate bereavement or worried about future costs, we can support you to plan a meaningful funeral that is more affordable.
Our experienced advisors have supported thousands of people across the UK to plan, reduce costs, identify ways to raise money, and get the right government support.
Where to start?
Read our top 10 tips to help you start thinking about your options.
Check out our step by step guidance on planning an affordable and meaningful funeral.
One to one support
We provide one to one support to people on benefits or low incomes across the UK. We mainly do this by phone, but you can also make initial contact by email.
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"Thank you so much for coming to see me. I only had one quote and it was quite expensive.
I wanted to sort this out so my wife won’t have to worry about it. I’m very grateful for this help. I couldn’t have done it without you."
James - Down to Earth client
These organisations provide guidance on practical issues after someone has died:
The National Bereavement Service provide a free telephone helpline to families seeking practical support and guidance after losing a loved one.
The not-for-profit Service provides impartial and caring advice on aspects such as stopping unwanted mail, registering a death, probate, bereavement benefits and coroners’ investigations. It also signposts to local sources of emotional support.
Their helpline is 0800 0246 121
The Bereavement Advice Centre is a free helpline and web-based information service.
They give practical information and advice and signposting on procedures such as registering a death, coping with bereavement and dealing with probate.
Their helpline is 0800 634 9494