Footprints Bereavement Services provide advice, guidance and practical information for the newly bereaved and provide several opportunities for you to reach out to them.
According to research by the National Federation of Funeral Directors just a few years ago only 5% of people would search online for a funeral director or other funeral service provider. Today it is estimated that currently 60% of people do this and this upward trend is set to continue. As quoted by the National Federation, ‘Whilst the traditional and very private emotional experience of death remains exactly that, private, the process of dealing with loss and grieving has become a very public affair. Death, like everything else in life has become much more acceptable, must less private and much more commercialised.’