General Register Office

This website provides details on how to register a death

Help with funeral expenses

The government has a social fund that can in certain circumstances help with the costs of a
funeral, both at the cemetery and also with the funeral director’s charges. Please click on
the link, which will take you to the government website that has further details and from
which you can download copies of the form that needs to be filled in.

Stillbirth And Neonatal Death Charity (SANDS)

This charity supports anyone affected by the death of a baby and promotes research to
reduce the loss of babies’ lives.

Muslim Bereavement Support Service

The Muslim Bereavement Support Service is a non-profit organisation serving the Muslim
community by supporting them in times of grief after suffering bereavement.