County Assistance Programs

Rochester Cremation Facility

Financial Help For Those in Need

Rochester Cremation provides help to those in financial need. We work closely with County Assistance Programs across Upstate, and Western NY to get you the benefits you need.

Is your loved one on Medicaid?

Are they receiving Disability Benefits or
living on Social Security?

Do they have a financial hardship?

If so, we can help. Contact us to verify what level of benefits you may qualify for.

No-Cost Cremation ™


Co-Pay may be required for cash advances and
additional services.

No-Cost Cremation™ Plan includes

  • Simple Cremation anywhere in our service area upon County Approval
  • Coordination and payment from your County Assistance Program

Monroe County Funeral
Assistance Program

Monroe County Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives provides benefits for those who are indigent or have no assets to pay for their final expenses.

Currently, the maximum benefits are :

  • $1250.00 for adults
  • $500.00 for infants and children up to 5 years old.

Monroe County Funeral Assistance Program
Main Contact: Shirl Clark

244 South Plymouth Avenue
Rochester NY 14608


Reside Outside
Monroe County?

Rochester Cremation is an approved vendor for many counties across New York State including:

Allegany County, Erie County, Livingston County, Ontario County, Schuyler County, Steuben County, Wyoming County, Chemung County, Genesee County, Niagara County, Orleans County, Seneca County, Wayne County, Yates County.