Unmarked 2016

Unmarked 2016

29th January 2017
unmarked image

National Assistance Funerals in Scotland 2016

First Annual Update and Review of How Research Can Impact Social Policy
By David Robertson (Social Policy Researcher at Stirling Citizen Advice Bureau)

This is an annual update on the figures surrounding National Assistance Funerals. It follows up on the report published in November 2016 Unmarked: National Assistance Funerals and the Consequences of Funeral Poverty. The aim of this report is to provide an overview of national assistance funerals in Scotland in 2016 and also, to give an update of what has happened since the publication of the previous report, showcasing what impact social policy research can have.

Scroll down to access the full report.

Useful files

  • 945.94 KB
    Unmarked 2016 pdf file