“Many of us have been bereaved, or know someone who has been bereaved, during the pandemic. In some cases the restrictions have added stress and a sense of injustice to the experience of funerals. “
In Scotland this would be at Borders Crematorium, Stirlingshire Crematorium and West Lothian Crematorium.
From 1st of April help to meet the costs of funeral arrangements is to be increased from £700 to £1,000 in Scotland.
” I am keen to hear from as many people as possible during this consultation so we can continue to build a service that treats everyone with dignity, fairness and respect.”
Funeral planning is important but many people are just not sure how to go about it.