Finding a solution to Funeral Poverty in Dundee

The death of a loved one is usually a difficult time for people and can be exacerbated when finances are tight.  By actively engaging with all stakeholders we hope to co-design a solution which would seek to reduce the burden both during and after the period of bereavement.

Background:  The Funeral Poverty Action Group in Dundee is exploring potential solutions to the issue of funeral poverty across the city.  This work is supported by the EU Social Innovation Fund from the Scottish Government and involves a range of partners including Dundee City Council and Dundee University.

Who should attend: All welcome including Community Partners, Health Professionals, Money Advice agencies, Bereavement Specialists, Faith based and Civil Celebrants, Funeral Directors etc.

When: Wednesday 25th October

Timing: 9.15am – 1.00pm (Registration opens 9.15am / Lunch  12.15pm)

Location: The Steeple, Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DG – see here for directions.

Click here to book or for more information, please contact Diane Cameron at diane@dundeesen.org / 07889 720171 or Margaret Clark at margaret@dundeesen.org / 01382 504848