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Here are some places where you can get help and advice:
Age Scotland Silver Line Scotland 0800 4 70 80 90 http://www.ageuk.org.uk/scotland/publications/information-fact-sheets/
Cruse Bereavement Scotland 0845 600 2227 www.crusescotland.org.uk/
Department of Work and Pensions: Information on claiming Funeral payments 0345 606 0265 https://www.gov.uk/funeral-payments/how-to-claim
Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief http://www.goodlifedeathgrief.org.uk/
LGBT Health and Wellbeing LGBT helpline 0300 123 2523 http://www.lgbthealth.org.uk/
Natural Death Centre 01962 712 690 http://www.naturaldeath.org.uk/
Samaritans in Scotland 116 123 http://www.samaritans.org/your-community/samaritans-work-scotland
Quaker Social Action Down to Earth Project (provides support for people struggling with the costs of a funeral) 020 8983 5030 http://www.quakersocialaction.org.uk/Pages/Category/down-to-earth
The Good Funeral Guide (offers an overview of your options) http://www.goodfuneralguide.co.uk/
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Page updated: Friday, January 08, 2016