NH Funeral Resources, Education & Advocacy
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Find a Speaker Near You
NHFREA speakers are ready to come to you with presentations on a variety of funeral-related topics. We will also tailor presentations to your group or interests. Presentations

Find a Workshop Near You
Learn what goes into family-conceived, family-directed after-death care, including paperwork, body care, and much more. Workshops

Home Funeral Basics
Home funerals are a first step to going out green. Learn more about how you
can plan and complete a home funeral, including paperwork and making
arrangements. How to Have a Home Funeral in New Hampshire

Home Funeral Guides
Home funeral resources that will help you locate home funeral guides from
around the US and Canada.
National Home Funeral Alliance Directory

Find a New Hampshire Funeral Director
A comparative price guide of funeral goods and services, complete with contact information. 
Be sure to check out How To Read a General Price List if you have questions. 
2014 Funeral Home Price Survey

Find Locally Sourced Crafts and Funeral Goods
Support your local artists and craftspeople in their efforts to
create biodegradable products, such as caskets, urns, shrouds,
and markers, from materials indigenous to the area. Shop local!
Funerary Crafts

Find an Interfaith Minister
Interfaith Ministers of New England A resource for anyone who
needs a minister to officiate and lead rituals such as funerals,
memorials, weddings, commitment ceremonies, baby blessings/namings,
house blessings and other ceremonies to mark important life passages.

Find a Green Burial Cemetery in the US & Canada
Green Burial Cemeteries

Advance Directives
Knowing what the deceased wanted is a huge gift to those left behind. 
Download the most recent official NH Advance Directives directions
and forms at Foundation for Healthy Communities or Caring Connection

Find Planning Forms and Booklets
Protecting Your Digital Assets Form
Planning Guide and Workbook for Home Funeral Families

NH Newspaper Obituary Guide
Online obituaries are one way to get the word out while honoring your loved ones, but old fashioned newspaper obits are still what's important and accessible for many. For guidelines and pricing of most newspapers in NH, go to NH Newspapers (Being updated - check back soon!)

Free Obituary Posting Online
To post an obit a week after the funeral for free, go to Obitsancestry.com
Pine Casket by Michael Whitman, Lyme NH
Designed for conventional AND home funeral families
to organize important information,
keep written instructions,
and design the funeral that you really want.
Available from Amazon