Update on Scottish Infant Cremation Commission

June 18, 2014   //   No Comments

SAIF’s Executive Chairman Alun Tucker has received a letter from Michael Matheson, Minister for Public Health in Scotland, with an update on the Infant Cremation Commission.

The Infant Cremation Commission has concluded its work and the Scottish Government published the report on 17th June 2014. The Scottish Government will now set up the National Committee, under Recommendation 57, and all organisations which support bereaved parents and who have a role in the cremation process will be represented.

The full report and the Scottish Government’s response to it may be found here.

Scottish SAIF Members are asked to respond to certain of the recommendations.  Please read this document for details: Scottish Infant Cremation Commission Report Recommendations June 2014

Thank you.