Helpful Links

International Cemetery, Cremation, and Funeral Association (ICCFA)

The website maintained by the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA) contains a resource page for consumers.   If you are unfamiliar with the ins and outs of funeral and burial practices and don’t know what to expect, the information provided via the resource page, especially the FAQ, might prove to be very helpful.   Resources for Consumers

Pet Loss Resources

The ICCFA website provides information regarding the loss of a family or personal pet.   In addition to a FAQ about pet burial and cremation, there are discussions on how to help children deal with the loss of a pet and how to memorialize your pet.        Pet Loss


Pennsylvania Department of Human Services

Burial and Cremation Services Payment

The Department of Human Services will provide payment for burial and cremation services on behalf of eligible individuals.   Eligibility for Payment from State

Provisions for Burial and Cremation Payment

The Pennsylvania Code and Bulletin presents the text of 55 PA Code, Chapter 283, which describes in legal detail the provisions for payments from the State for burial and cremation services.   PA Code Provisions for Burial and Cremation Payments