PBS has created an excellent DISCUSSION GUIDE for A FAMILY UNDERTAKING, which can be downloaded here: http://www.pbs.org/pov/pov2004/afamilyundertaking/resources_guide.php
Visit the official
PBS/POV website for the film for updated information
about home funerals, links to death & dying resources, forums
where you may leave your comments and information about the making
of the film.
Jerri Lyons runs the home funeral group,
Final Passages, in Sebastopol, California called. Click
Hereto visit her website.
Lisa Carlson is currently the Executive
Director of the Funeral Ethics Organization, dedicated to
improving communication and understanding between funeral-related
businesses, as well as state agencies, law enforcement, hospice,
and consumers from a diverse population. Visit their website by
Lisas book, Caring for the Dead, Your Final Act of Love,
is available through Upper
Beth Knoxs home funeral group is
located in Silver Spring, Maryland. To visit Crossings:
Caring for Our Own At Death, click here.
Nancy Poers book, Living into
Dying, Spiritual and Practical Deathcare for Family and Community,
is available at her website http://nancyjewelpoer.com.
For more information about the home funeral movement,
For information about end of life issues, including
grief and bereavement, visit: