Volunteers help ease the pain and cost of funerals

Volunteers from an association are helping bereaved families cope with the pain, the bureaucracy and the cost of funerals by offering important moral support and assistance

Called Le Lendemain, the association has been running in Le Châtelet-en-Brie, Seine-et-Marne since 1912 when a group of four men looked for ways to help the less-well-off to afford funeral services.

Today it helps about 25-30 families each year and offers moral and financial support when it is most ...

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