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Long Term Caregivers

Teva Canada

CBC News about Longterm care

CIC news on Pilot projectof Longterm care

 

Funeral Pre-Planning Option

 

Travel Protection

 

What to do when someone dies

In Ontario - https://www.ontario.ca/page/what-do-when-someone-dies

Death occurs in a foreign land please contact the Canadian Embassy there https://travel.gc.ca/assistance/emergency-info/death-abroad

To donate organs/tissue for transplant or entire body for scientific research - https://www.giftoflife.on.ca/en

Register the death certificate - https://www.ontario.ca/page/how-get-copy-ontario-death-certificate-online 

 

Priests/Pundits in the GTA

OKA members are free to consult with any priest. Following are some of the priests we are familiar with.

 

Funeral Homes 

To search for a funeral home/service in Ontario visit Bereavement Authority of Ontario - https://thebao.ca/

Affordable Funeral Services are available throughout GTA areas - https://socialservicesfuneralassistance.ca

Families are free to choose any Funeral Homes.

 

Transport the Human Remains 

Air Canada Compassionate Services - https://www.aircanada.com/cargo/en/shipping/shipping-solutions/ac-compassion/

WestJet compassionate services - https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/book-trip/westjet-cargo/shipping-information/human-remains

Check with any other national/international airlines for their specific requirements

To India : https://www.cgitoronto.gov.in/eoi.php?id=transport_dead_body


Transport Cremated Remains

To Canada: https://www.catsa-acsta.gc.ca/en/cremated-remains 

To USA: https://www.tsa.gov/travel/security-screening/whatcanibring/items/cremated-remains
            https://www.tsa.gov/blog/2018/07/10/ways-travel-cremated-remains

To India: https://www.cgitoronto.gov.in/eoi.php?id=transport_ashes

Scattering cremated remains in Ontario - https://www.ontario.ca/page/arrange-funeral-burial-cremation-or-scattering

Contact CRA - What to do someone has died - https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/individuals/life-events/what-when-someone-died.html

 

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