One of the most caring, loving things you can do for your family is to leave detailed information which permits them to make the funeral service a personal tribute in keeping with your wishes.
Pre-planning does not mean pre-paying for a funeral. Some people prefer to come in and see what their options are and write down their wishes.
Any individual, who is an applicant or recipient of SSI/Medicaid, and in the “spend down” process, should meet with a funeral director.
Applicants & Recipients
New York State Law mandates that pre arrangements with New York funeral firms MUST be REVOCABLE, except for SSI/Medicaid recipients.
Pre Need Arrangements
Commonly asked questions regarding pre need arrangements for applicants or recipients of SSI/Medicaid.