‘I want to take control’: Sally’s search for a simple funeral turns complex
Tasmanian mum Sally wants to pre-arrange her own no-frills funeral, but she’s finding the process tough. Read her story here.
Social media afterlife: What happens to Facebook after you die?
How to activate Facebook and Instagram memorial accounts after a death. Social media legacy contacts and memorialising accounts when someone dies.
Grief counselling and support services in Australia
A list of useful bereavement, grief counselling and other support services across Australia.
Pauper’s Funeral: What happens if your family can’t afford a funeral
What’s involved with a paupers funeral? We explain what happens if your family can’t afford a funeral or if there is no Next of Kin.
Funeral costs for pensioners: How Centrelink can help
Bereavement payments and other Centrelink benefits. What’s available to help with funeral costs for pensioners and help them get by after death of a spouse.
Talking about terminal illness, palliative care and death
A guide to help aged and palliative care workers have healthy conversations about end-of-life care. How to prepare patients to talk with family about dying.