Helpful Links

Below are some links that can help you and your family with financial support and grief support.

Work and Income NZ

Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ) have a funeral grant available of up to $2008.76.

Air NZ

In the event of an unexpected death in your immediate family, AIR NZ offers Compassionate Fares.


ACC have a funeral grant available of $6,020 for deaths resulting from an injury caused by accident.

Grief Centre

The Grief Centre provides support, advice and counselling to help those affected by loss and grief.

Karen Gilmore

Karen is an experienced and qualified counsellor and family mediator.

Funeral Planning Checklist

If you wish to organise a funeral now or to record your wishes to be carried out.