Our Annual Clinic offers valuable training for embalmers from experienced industry professionals and continuing education hours for your license requirements. This event is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable education, spend time with your mentors, and network with your industry colleagues. Your health is our top priority and we will continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and guidance. We will take every step necessary to keep all event participants safe.
For more information about our 2021 Clinic, CLICK HERE.
Sponsorships are available and are a great opportunity to support AGEG and our Clinic!
CLICK HERE for information about our traditional sponsorships and our NEW opportunities.
The Georgia State Office of Vital Records has announced rule changes for 511-1-3.23 (Permits for Disposition, Disinterment and Reinterment) effective June 23, 2021. CLICK HERE for the State Office of Vital Records forms, including the NEW Permit for Disinterment/Reinternment Form and additional forms.
The Social Security Administration has recently updated Form SSA-721, Statement of Death by Funeral Director. CLICK HEREfor the NEW SSA-721 Form.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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. To learn more about these items and more, CLICK HERE for our dedicated Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) section.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Workplace COVID-19 Vaccine Toolkit, Information for Employers and Employees - Essential Workers - July 29, 2021
When to Quarantine - July 29, 2021
Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People - July 28, 2021
When You’ve Been Fully Vaccinated - July 27, 2021
How to Protect Yourself & Others - July 26, 2021
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 NEW FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance section,CLICK HERE.
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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.
To join AGEG or renew your 2021 dues, CLICK HERE for our 2021 membership form.