Updated : Communicating to your families regarding Covid-19

As this pandemic develops your message will need to change.

Below is a simple statement that can assist you and also provide you with the framework to add to as the situation evolves in your community. Post it in your building, email it and post it online.

This is an opportunity for you to show the most vulnerable in our community that you are taking appropriate steps, we encourage you to not be silent and continue to monitor the CDC guidelines.

Statement:

(Funeral Home) we have been closely monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak according to the guidelines and recommendations of the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). We are available able to assist you 24/7. Please call for information regarding making arrangements in advance or at the time of need.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the first responders and those affected by recent events.

Our staff has been trained to follow the public health authorities’ guidance regarding hygiene and personal travel, and we’ve reinforced existing policy encouraging staff who exhibit flu-like symptoms to stay home and consult with a medical professional.

  • We want you to know that we are open and available to help you and that we still respond to calls when a death occurs.
  • We can make arrangements by phone.
  • We offer live streaming services, if travel or other concerns prevent anyone from being able to attend services.
  • You can sign our online guestbook to show support for a family during their time of need.

Funerals are important. Recognizing loss is a human instinct and it is important to recognize that we must facilitate beginning the healing process. Please make an extra effort to support those that have lost a loved one during this unusual time. Your support is more important than ever with the added stress of these extraordinary circumstances.

We appreciate the trust that you place in us. We will continue to closely monitor the situation and take actions necessary to help keep our staff and our community safe while providing the services you need during this difficult time.

(owner)

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March 21 2020