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Holiday Office Closure 

The AGEG office will be closed November 25 & 26, 2021 for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
Funeral service related death notices may be sent via email to the AGEG office, 

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AGEG News 

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • Selected Adverse Events Reported after COVID-19 Vaccination - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • Different COVID-19 Vaccines - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for Children and Teens - November 24, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccines for Moderately to Severely Immunocompromised People - November 23, 2021 - HERE
  • Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination - November 23, 2021 - HERE
  • What to Expect at Your Appointment to Get Vaccinated for COVID-19 - November 21, 2021 - HERE
  • CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Adults - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People - November 19, 2021 - HERE
  • Information about the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine - November 19, 2021 - HERE 
  • Information about the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine - November 19, 2021 - HERE

Governor Brian Kemp

  • Renewal of State of Emergency for Continued COVID-19 Economic Recovery - November 19, 2021 - HERE

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  • OSHA suspends enforcement of COVID-19 vaccine mandate amid legal challenges - HERE

Industry Announcements

  • Jake Jenkins Joins Clark Grave Vault

License & Reglatory

  • Georgia State Office of Vital Records
    • Upcoming Office Hours and Vital Records Webinars
    • GAVERS Scheduled Downtime 

AGEG Membership

AGEG is the only association in Georgia that focuses on Embalmers. We offer specific training for your profession and opportunities for you to earn your Continuing Education Hours. Our members are a great pool of information for embalmers across the state and the southeast. AGEG members receive a discounted rate for clinic attendance and AGEG News email alerts which contain the latest updates and guidance regarding licensing, regulatory, Coronavirus Disease 2019, FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance, and AGEG events news.  To renew your 2021 dues or to join AGEG, CLICK HERE. 

FEMA Funeral Assistance for COVID-19 Related Deaths

Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Congress authorized FEMA to provide financial assistance to individuals who incurred COVID-19-related funeral expenses after January 20, 2020. FEMA has issued its final policy, which includes details such as eligibility, documentation criteria, and the application process.  More information may be found in our FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance section, CLICK HERE

Coronavirus Disease 2019  

AGEG monitors COVID-19 guidance and information for funeral service from numerous federal and state agencies. Our members receive emails as new guidance and information become available.  CLICK HERE for our dedicated Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) section and the latest guidance and updates from the following agencies.  

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