SAIF Care is the UK-wide bereavement service offered by independent funeral directors who are members of the National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF).

If you're looking for bereavement support or are a SAIF Funeral Director and would like more information about SAIF Care please click on the relevant section below.

SAIF Care is available to all bereaved people under the care of SAIF Funeral Directors and provides helpline, email and webchat support which are free, confidential and provided by professional bereavement counsellors.


Our helpline Freephone 0800 917 7224, email and webchat SAIF Care Chat are open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm (GMT), excluding Bank Holidays.

Bereavement Support

Find out about bereavement support available.


Information for SAIF members about SAIF Care.

Frequently Asked Questions

We answer your FAQ's about SAIF Care.

Listen to Lara Collins from H. Porter & Sons Independent Funeral Directors talk about why they offer the SAIF Care service to their clients. A special thanks to Mark Binnersley and Lucy Porter for making this video for SAIF Care.