Summary of services

Where possible, approximate hours needed to complete each task are shown, elsewhere tasks are charged at our hourly rate of £35.00, plus travelling expenses, where relevant.
General Hours
Preparing End of Life plans
Ensure doctor’s certificate is available 0.5
Register the death 2.0
Advise on counselling/support services and arrange appointments 1.0
Drafting and executing Wills/assistance in drawing up documents
Provide escort service for attendance at medical appointments/functions
Provide monitoring service to check on wellbeing of vulnerable relatives

Funeral Hours
Notify funeral director of death 0.5
Sourcing funeral director 1.5
Liaison with funeral director to co-ordinate funeral arrangements 2.0
Drawing up list of invitees for funeral 1.0
Advising relatives of the death (up to 50) 2.0
Advising relatives/friends of funeral arrangements 2.0
Collate and print Order of Service 3.0
Arrange flowers 3.0
Assistance in selecting music for service
Sourcing/booking live music act
Writing and inserting obituary 1.5
Assistance in writing eulogy
Arrange venue and catering for post funeral gathering 6.0
Organising thank you cards (up to 70) 2.0
Arrange recording of funeral 1.0
Arrange pre-recording of video/music
Arrange for web link and online broadcast 1.0
Organise scattering of ashes/interment
Sourcing headstone/memorial 2.0

Green funerals (limited to SE Wales only) Hours
Arrange for collection and storage of the body 0.5
Source eco friendly coffin 1.0
Arrange burial/interment at natural burial ground in Usk or Cardiff 1.0

Independent/DIY funerals Hours
Advise and support families in organising independent funerals

Memorial Hours
Arrange first anniversary memorial
Deal with first anniversary announcements/acknowledgements (up to 70) 2.0
Create online memorial

At the property Hours
Remove perishables from property 0.75
Undertake basic clean 6.0
Arrange deep clean 0.5
Disposal of medicines 1.0
Return of mobility aids 1.5
Arrange re-homing/humane destruction of pets 8.0
Prepare inventory of house contents
Undertake comprehensive property search
Arrange for specific item valuations
De-clutter property
Arrange and supervise house clearance
Arrange and supervise work to prepare house for sale
Supervise house sale e.g. liaison with estate agent/solicitor

Moving home/entering or leaving residential care Hours
Co-ordinating house moves
Clearance of room
Preparation of home for owner’s return 4.0

Administrative tasks Hours
Stop junk mail 0.25
Arrange for re-direction of post 0.25
Liaise with benefits/pension providers, utilities, DVLA, passport office etc
Liaise with financial institutions
Cancel subscriptions to clubs, publications etc.
Dealing with probate issues
Arrange sale of car
Distribution of gifted items including shipping abroad
Decommissioning of computer equipment 2.0