Department of Social & Policy Sciences

The Guardian highlights Centre for Death & Society research into funeral cost assistance for the vulnerable

Wed Nov 28 11:51:00 GMT 2012

28 November 2012

Following the release of a report into the Funeral Payment Scheme and the consequences of applying following the death of a loved one, researchers from the Centre for Death & Society at the Univeristy of Bath have been working with policy makers, industry and the charity sector to find a way to help people through what is usually a very challenging experience.

Read the full article in The Guardian 01.12.12

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