Resources for Funeral Directors
The MetFDA, a professional trade association, represents corporate and independent funeral establishments in the New York metropolitan area including Westchester County.
The MetFDA provides continuing education seminars for funeral directors, publishes a monthly newsletter and assists members with issues relating to the funeral industry.
Members of the MetFDA served as volunteers during the TWA Flight #800 crash operation, offering bereavement and administrative support. Members also helped government agencies responding to the World Trade Center disaster and the crash of American Airlines Flight #587 in the Rockaways.
MetFDA continues to be a strong advocate of the Electronic Death Registration System that will provide improved customer service for bereaved families and looks forward to continued work with on the implementation of the new E-Vital system which is expected to start internal testing at the DOH in 2016.