Upcoming Events

Lend a Hand: Volunteer @ the Food Bank for NYC at Union Square Park

Lend a Hand And Help Fight Hunger in Our Local Community NYSFDA is launching the Chapter Model Pilot Program in a big way! As part of our collective efforts to support local communities, NYSFDA and members from pilot Chapters (including the MetFDA) are volunteering at Regio... [read more]

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  September 27th, 2021 at 4:00pm

  Food Bank of NYC at Union Square Park, , ,

MetFDA Fall Board Meeting

Details to come

  board meeting

  September 30th, 2021 at 12:00pm

  Virtual, link to be provided

NEW DATE! MetFDA Annual Buddy & Annette Wolfe Golf Tournament

Join your colleagues for a day on the green! Click here to download the registration form Schedule  Registration - 10:00 a.m. Brunch - 10:00-11:30 a.m. Golf (shotgun start) - 12:30 p.m. Silent Auction - 4:30-9:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception (... [read more]

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  October 5th, 2021 at 10:00am

  North Hempstead Country Club, 291 Port Washington Blvd., Port Washington, NY 11050

Webinar: OSHA Training

Designed specifically for employees, this session will provide the mandated annual OSHA training to professionals as required under 29 CFR 1910.1030 Bloodborne Pathogens and 29 CFR 1910.1048 Formaldehyde. The training will also meet new COVID-19 Prevention Program requirements. ... [read more]

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  October 6th, 2021 at 1:00pm

  Virtual, link to be provided

NYSFDA Pilot Chapter Event: Human Resources Legal Update for Funeral Service

As part of the Chapter Model Pilot Program launch, NYSFDA and participating Pilot Chapters are hosting in-person CE sessions throughout September and October. This session, Human Resources Legal Update for Funeral Service, will provide participants a comprehensive review of ho... [read more]

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  October 12th, 2021 at 12:00pm

  Woodlawn Cemetery, 4199 Webster Ave , Bronx, New York 10470

Facilitator Training Programs for Suicide and Substance Use Bereavement Support Groups

As the nationwide suicide and opioid epidemics continue to shatter families in the U.S., the need for support groups to help survivors is growing. To address this need, NYSFDA and the NYS Tribute Foundation developed a training program for individuals to learn how to establish a ... [read more]

  ceus

  October 20th, 2021 at 12:00pm

  NYSFDA Headquarters, 1 S FAMILY DR, ALBANY, NY 12205

Certified Celebrant Training

NYSFDA is hosting a multi-state Certified Celebrant Training at the NYSFDA headquarters building in Albany. Our instructors will be from the In-Sight Institute. This training is specifically designed for anyone interested in understanding the process of the funeral service and... [read more]

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  October 26th, 2021 at 9:00am

  NYSFDA Headquarters, 1 S FAMILY DR, ALBANY, NY 12205

Webinar: Final Disposition Law Review

This webinar will examine the four pillars of Section 4201 of the NYS Public Health Law: the next-of-kin hierarchy; the agent designation form; resolving family disputes; and securing greater liability protection for funeral directors. Presenter: Mike Lanotte, NYSFDA Executive... [read more]

  ceus

  November 17th, 2021 at 1:00pm

  Virtual, link to be provided

MetFDA Winter Board Meeting

Details to come

  board meeting

  November 18th, 2021 at 12:00pm

  Virtual, link to be provided