COVID-19 Statement - Updated 10th December 2021

 

UPDATE - 10th December 2021
 
FACE COVERINGS
New guidance requires the wearing of face coverings within the majority of indoor settings, which includes Crematorium and burial ground chapels, as well as Funeral Homes. We have received communication from all the Crematoria we use to ask us to remind all our families of the new requirement.
 
Detailed information provided by the Government can be found at the following website
 
All of the staff at Crescent Funeral Services are fully vaccinated and have been for number of months, we have continued providing our colleagues with lateral flow tests on a twice weekly basis.
 
Please feel free to contact us at the Funeral Home for any further clarity.
 
As always, we strive to make your visit as comfortable as possible - we appreciate that having to visit a funeral home is never an easy experience but will work alongside you to make is as bearable as we can.
 
We continue to offer arrangements over the phone or online and now permitted to visit you in your home, if that is preferable.
 
The process of registering a death has been temporarily amended at this time and details of this process can be found on our Registrations page - Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further assistance with this.
 
We are experienced and prepared to take care of people who have died under all circumstances, including with COVID-19. At all times we will look after your loved one in a caring and dignified manner.

All the required paperwork for a cremation can be completed via email.

If you find yourself having to engage our services for someone who has died, we are required to ask you for information regarding their own as well as household members health to ensure we protect both you and our staff.

We continue to maintain the very highest standards of hygiene to ensure we comply with all current legislation and we follow all specific guidance from SAIF and NAFD, our professional bodies, as well as Public Health England.

We will continue to monitor the situation and make any necessary adjustments, communicating anything that may directly affect those using our services. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information on 01823 530100 or through our contact page.