Funeral Consumers Alliance (FCA)
National organization to protect the consumer's last rights. The Memorial Society of North Central NJ is one of more than 100 affiliates.
American Association of Retired People (AARP)
Resources for dealing with the loss of a loved one.
Federal Trade Commission
Facts for Consumers regarding services and products
- Click on Consumer Protection > Consumer Information > Shopping for Products and Services > Funerals.
- For the complete text of Commercial Practices concerning Funeral Providers click on "Quick Finder" > Rules > Contents > FTC Rules > Part 453 Funeral Industry Practices
New Jersey Sharing Network
Saving lives through organ and tissue donation.
Lion's Eye Bank of New Jersey
Organ Donation on Driver's License
Organ, tissue and cornea donation registration.
Green Burial Council
Information about ecologically responsible burial.
Aging with Dignity
The "Five Wishes", a legally-valid personalized advance directive.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Information and forms for Living Will and NJ Advance Directive.