The Natural Burial Association:

The Green Burial Society of Canada:

The Canadian Integrative Network for Death Education Alternatives:

The Funeral Advisory and Memorial Society – Toronto and Area:

Natural Burial Grounds in Ontario

Union Cemetery – Cobourg, Ontario:

Meadowvale Cemetery – Mississauga, Ontario:

Duffin Meadows Cemetery – Pickering, Ontario:

St. John's Public Cemetery – Jordan, Ontario:

St. James Anglican Church – Roseneath, Ontario:
Green Burials - St. James Anglican Church

Green Funeral Homes in Ontario

eco Cremation & Burial Services:

Home Funeral Guides/Thanadoulas

Funeral Alternatives - Rochelle Martin – Hamilton, Ontario:

Thanadoula, Death and Dying Guide - Barbara Phillips – Cobourg, Ontario:

Departure Nurse – Thanadoula – Marion Willms:


Contemplative End of Life Care – The Institute for Traditional Medicine – Toronto,

Home Funeral Guides – BEyond Yonder Virtual School for Community Deathcaring in Canada: school.html

Funeral Service Education –
                                              Humber College, Toronto, Ontario:

Media Articles

Home Funerals:
Home Funerals - A Burgeoning Industry

Natural/Green Burial:

Green Burials: Earth Friendly Even in Death
How to Keep the Burial Process Lean and Green
The Green Final Frontier: Eco-Burial

Home Funeral Guides/Thanadoulas:
Death Midwifery Helps People Create Their Legacy
Death Midwives Help Families Cope With End-of-Life Care
The Rise of the Death Doula


3-Part Series on Death and Dying: Death Becomes Us on the program “Ideas” CBC Radio podcasts
Death Becomes Us - Part 1
Death Becomes Us - Part 2
Death Becomes Us - Part 3

Professional Associations

Bereavement Authority of Ontario – the provincial regulatory of the bereavement sector, including funeral homes, transfer services and cemeteries:

Other Useful and Interesting Links

Order of the Good Death:

Little Miss Funeral:

Confessions of a Funeral Director – Caleb Wilde:

Death Café:

Ask a Mortician Youtube Channel: