Our firm has always prided ourselves on always being available to help our community any way we can, and that has not and will not change during these uncertain times. Since the beginning, we have been closely watching the COVID-19, Coronavirus Pandemic. We monitor daily, updated information provided by Federal, State, and Local authorities.
Based on directives recently updated by the Office of the Governor and Pennsylvania Department of Heath and US Centers for Disease Control, effective Friday May 14, 2021, masks are no longer required inside or outside for fully vaccinated individuals. Masks are required for non-fully vaccinated individuals until June 28, 2021 or when 70% of residents age 18 and older are fully vaccinated. whichever comes first. Also, effective Monday, May 31, 2021, capacity restrictions are no longer in force.
There are no current regulations that place any further restrictions on the type of service or final disposition a family may choose.
Therefore, we are adhering to the following policies
- Fully vaccinated visitors no longer need to wear a face covering or practice social distancing
- Non fully vaccinated visitors must wear a face covering and practice social distancing at all times.
- Churches and other places of worship have their own guidance that must be followed.
Again, we want to reinforce that we are here for you to assist in any way we can. Please feel free to contact us, via phone, email, FaceBook Messenger, or through our website, with any questions or concerns that may arise. We are still available any time day or night to answer any questions, concerns, or needs you may have.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has recently released information regarding reimbursement for funeral expenses of persons who passed away from Covid-19. This program will provide up to $9000.00 in assistance for funeral expenses. There are very specific guidelines and processes for applying for this assistance. Applications will be accepted beginning April 12, 2021. For more information on the guidelines and processes to apply please visit the FEMA website at:
If we can be of assistance, by providing any of the required documentation, please feel free to contact us.
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