Help & Advice

At Neo we openly encourage fluid and positive conversations surrounding life and death.
We have carefully curated the following guides and resources to give you comfort and peace of mind.

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Don’t feel you have to do this alone. Our care team is on hand to provide personalised, practical help & advice no matter what your situation is

Your Guide to Supporting a Grieving Friend

When someone you are close to experiences a loss, it can be horrible not knowing how to comfort them. We instinctively want to wrap our arms around our loved one: to absorb their pain and help share the burden of their suffering. Yet knowing how

Guide to Talking to Parents About End-of-Life Planning

Death has never been a comfortable subject of discussion. For some, this might be because of the emotional response it triggers: talking about death means facing the topic of final, inevitable loss head on, and often this is not a topic we find easy or

How to Keep Funeral Costs Low: DIY Funeral Planning

Nowadays funerals are rarely inexpensive. In their 2020 ‘Cost of Dying Report’, SunLife demonstrated how the average cost of a funeral alone in the UK amounts to £4,417. As each year passes, this average increases way above the normal rate of inflation: a prospect made

Are You Worried about Paying for a Funeral?

For those of you reading who are less familiar with our services, let us provide a quick overview. In short, we are a sustainable funeral provider that organises eco-friendly cremations and whose founding ethos revolves around transparency, sustainability and integrity. We operate as a

What does Brexit mean for Your Funeral Plan?

When did the UK leave the EU? On the 31st January 2020 the UK left the EU with a withdrawal agreement. The agreement included things such as an agreed transition period, a financial settlement between the UK and the EU and suggestions on how to

The Funeral Expenses Payment Scheme Explained

Neo cares deeply about providing affordable, eco-friendly services to everyone. Our staff have been trained by Quaker Social Action for best practices regarding the Funeral Expenses Payment scheme, and so we’ve created this quick guide for you to use if you need advice or are

Ten Steps to an Affordable Funeral

Whilst death remains the one inevitable guarantee of life, it rarely occurs precisely as expected. In fact, even for those given exact information and advance notice, death will be sure to take some a little by surprise. This is often because a death does not

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