FOR HOME FUNERAL GUIDES
Call for Member Support As a benefit of NHFA membership, the Resource Committee offers information to all members who may have questions, or would like further support or advice about home funerals. The following people from the Resource Committee have volunteered to be available to you:
Heather Massey in MA 508-457-1612 (EDT)
Susan Oppie in HI 971-998-0168 (HAST)
Pegine Quain in CA 415-285-5580 (PDT)
Cassandra Yonder in Canada 902-929-2578 (ADT)
Please be mindful of differing time zones and call between the hours of 9 am and 9 pm local time.
Join the Conversation Monthly Teleconferences All members are welcome to join in during this monthly hour-long question and answer call hosted each 2nd Sunday evening of the month. (Time: 8 pm EST, 7 pm CST, 6 pm MST, 5 pm PST). Upcoming Teleconferences 2013: (For details, log onto the Member Resources page.)
Read the NHFA Code of Ethics, Conduct & Practice The NHFA has developed a comprehensive set of suggested standards for home funeral guides and those helping others with home funerals. Code of Ethics
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- July 13
- August 10
- September 14
- October 12
- November 9
- December 14
Final Passages: A Complete Home Funeral Guide, by Jerrigrace Lyons and Janelle Va Melvin Companion resource and how-to guide for students of Final Passages home funeral guide workshops.
Home Funeral Guides: Illuminating the Path, by Merilynne Rush A serialized subscription eBook that describes the growing occurrence of home funerals and those who are making it happen.