Resources

Organizations

The Natural Burial Association:
www.naturalburialassoc.ca/

The Green Burial Society of Canada:
www.greenburialcanada.ca/

The Canadian Integrative Network for Death Education Alternatives:
www.cindea.ca

The Funeral Advisory and Memorial Society – Toronto and Area:
www.fams.ca

Natural Burial Grounds in Ontario

Union Cemetery – Cobourg, Ontario:
www.ecoburials.ca

Meadowvale Cemetery – Mississauga, Ontario:
www.mountpleasantgroup.com/Locations/Cemeteries/Meadowvale

Duffin Meadows Cemetery – Pickering, Ontario:
www.mountpleasantgroup.com/Locations/Cemeteries/Duffin-Meadows

St. John's Public Cemetery – Jordan, Ontario:
www.stjohnspubliccemetery.com

St. James Anglican Church – Roseneath, Ontario:
Green Burials - St. James Anglican Church

Green Funeral Homes in Ontario

eco Cremation & Burial Services:
www.ecofuneral.ca

Home Funeral Guides/Thanadoulas

Funeral Alternatives - Rochelle Martin – Hamilton, Ontario:
http://funeralalternatives.wordpress.com/
https://www.facebook.com/funeralalternatives.ca

Thanadoula, Death and Dying Guide - Barbara Phillips – Cobourg, Ontario:
www.barbphillips.ca

Departure Nurse – Thanadoula – Marion Willms:
www.departurenurse.ca

Education

Contemplative End of Life Care – The Institute for Traditional Medicine – Toronto,
Ontario: http://itmworld.org/

Home Funeral Guides – BEyond Yonder Virtual School for Community Deathcaring in Canada:
www.deathmidwifery.ca/virtual school.html

Funeral Service Education –
                                              Humber College, Toronto, Ontario:
http://healthsciences.humber.ca/programs/diplomas/funeral-services.html

Media Articles

Home Funerals:
Home Funerals - A Burgeoning Industry

Natural/Green Burial:

Green Burials: Earth Friendly Even in Death
How to Keep the Burial Process Lean and Green
The Green Final Frontier: Eco-Burial

Home Funeral Guides/Thanadoulas:
Death Midwifery Helps People Create Their Legacy
Death Midwives Help Families Cope With End-of-Life Care
The Rise of the Death Doula

Podcasts

3-Part Series on Death and Dying: Death Becomes Us on the program “Ideas” CBC Radio podcasts
Death Becomes Us - Part 1
Death Becomes Us - Part 2
Death Becomes Us - Part 3

Professional Associations

Bereavement Authority of Ontario – the provincial regulatory of the bereavement sector, including funeral homes, transfer services and cemeteries:
www.bereavementauthorityontario.ca

Other Useful and Interesting Links

Order of the Good Death:
www.orderofthegooddeath.com

Little Miss Funeral:
https://littlemissfuneral.com

Confessions of a Funeral Director – Caleb Wilde:
www.calebwilde.com

Death Café:
http://deathcafe.com

Ask a Mortician Youtube Channel:
www.youtube.com/channel/UCi5iiEyLwSLvlqnMi02u5gQ