Who is entitled to help?
You may receive help if there is not enough money to pay for the funeral and you are responsible for making the funeral arrangements and you and your partner are receiving any of the following benefits:-
Check what amount of money is available from:-
Savings may be in your name or the name of your partner. The widow payment does not count as savings.
The social fund may make a contribution towards the cost of a simple funeral within the United Kingdom.
If you think you may be able to claim, then we will help you with the completion of the appropriate forms and deal with the necessary paperwork on your behalf.