New York State Funeral Directors Association


Welcome to NYSFDA

Founded in 1889, New York State Funeral Directors Association Inc. is among the oldest associations of funeral directors in the United States. Headquartered in Albany, NYSFDA provides professional services and educational programming designed to empower, inspire and elevate the state’s funeral services industry and its professionals. Learn more about the benefits of NYSFDA membership. 

Our member funeral directors are compassionate experts – all adhering to an enforceable Code of Ethics. Whether remembering a loved one or making personal arrangements for the future, NYSFDA members explain various services available, take care of the important details, and provide options that fit within individual budgets.
Learn more about how NYSFDA members can help you during an emotional time

 Governor Cuomo Declares March 11, 2021 'Funeral Directors Recognition Day'

Following an unprecedented year, and in recognition of funeral service professionals' unwavering commitment to their local communities, Governor Andrew Cuomo proclaimed March 11, 2021 Funeral Directors Recognition Day in New York State. Read more.

COVID-19 Updates & Guidance

NYSFDA's first and most important priority is the health and safety of our members, your staff and the families you serve, and the well-being of our employees. As we're dealing with COVID-19 (coronavirus), we encourage you to visit our Resource Page dedicated to COVID-19.

When additional information directly relating to the funeral services industry becomes available we will be sure to share it with our members.



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NYSFDA's Government Affairs team works to advance and protect funeral service professions in NYS.

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Helping Parents and Families After the Death of a Child
Date 05.19.2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Helping Parents and Families After the Death of a Child

This training is designed to provide an overview of the...

Offices Close at 3pm - Memorial Day
Date 05.28.2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

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