Burial Assistance

The Burial Assistance Program provides financial assistance to eligible, low-income Jefferson County residents to help with the cost of a funeral, burial or cremation.


Burial Assistance requirements include:  

  • Individual must be a Jefferson County resident at the time of death.
  • Meet the income guidelines established for the program.
  • Personal identifying information of deceased individual such as Social Security number.
  • Estimate of funeral, burial or cremation expenses.


To apply:

  1. Download the application
  2. Complete application and save with information.
  3. Click this link to send the application back via secure email submission
    1. Setup account if promptedSecure Account Image 1Secure Account Image 2
    2. Activate your account if this is your first time
    3. Login and send your message:
      1. To: [email protected]
      2. Attach the application
      3. Click Send