…is a socially and environmentally responsible nonpartisan organization dedicated to empowering society, families, and friends to reclaim the sanctity of death through compassionate end-of-life care, education, guidance, and funeral service.
… that death is a sacred event equal in importance to the act of birth, which should be marked with reverence.
… in an alternative to the modern impersonal and profit-driven funeral practices currently institutionalized in the United States.
… that compassion can be restored to the rituals of death, through a return to long-held traditions, practices and principles.
… in the use of environmentally sound products and techniques, and encourage the use of local artists, services, and resources.
… that people always come before profits.
We can help
By respecting and serving all cultural, economic, and spiritual traditions, Thresholds is a resource for:
- Funeral Planning
- Consultation and referral
- Patient rights and advocacy
- Personal and legal rights
- Family guidance
- Education and outreach
Reclaiming the Sanctity of Death