General advice and support for those dealing with a loss
If you need help with dealing with the situation or coping with your grief, there are several professional organisations that can help:
For information and advice:
- The Probate Service
Guidance specifically on dealing with probate and inheritance tax, you can also download documents on this website.
- gov.uk (Government website)
Wide-ranging advice on everything from registering the death and arranging the funeral to benefits and grants to dealing with the estate with implications such as inheritance tax, trusts etc.
- Citizens Advice Bureau
Offers free, independent, confidential and impartial advice on a wide range of topics including what to do if a will has not been made.
- National Association of Funeral Directors
Association of independent funeral directors offering guidance on the process of arranging a funeral.
For emotional support:
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