This month, Funeral Director Monthly looks at the period before the funeral, when a deceased person is in the care of a funeral home, and the difference funeral directors make to families’ experience of death through the ways they care for them and their family.

Inside you will find a first person profile of Jackie Lymn Rose, funeral director and Fellow of the British Institute of Embalmer, who has carved a career bringing peace to families through the preparation and presentation of their loved one.

Click here to read the full story.

The November edition also includes a feature on how Britons are saving less and not planning ahead, leaving many families facing a funding gap when it comes to paying for a funeral as well as news on the key industry leadership role played by the NAFD in the four UK parliaments and assemblies on discussions about the future of the profession.