Supporting Survivors of Suicide Loss: A Guide for Funeral Directors, Second Edition

July 17, 2020
News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

We are pleased to announce the release of the second edition of Supporting Survivors of Suicide Loss: A Guide for Funeral Directors. Developed by EDC and Samaritans, Inc., in consultation with other national experts, this guide provides critical information and practical advice to help funeral directors better serve people who are bereaved by a suicide loss. It includes a new table containing preferred ways to communicate with suicide loss survivors, a new section on the role of funeral directors as community leaders, and an updated and expanded list of resources for suicide loss survivors.