Professional Assoc.

Funeral Directors Associations are professional organizations that offer members the opportunity to stay up-to-date on local and national regulations, continuing education classes, and offer members a dedicated network to connect with others in the profession.  They also offer planning information for consumers. There are national, international. state, and specialty associations.

Almost every State has their own funeral directors association.  For your convenience, we have listed all of them below.

State and Local Funeral Director Associations 

ACFDA:  Allegheny County Funeral Directors Association
AKFDA:  Alaska Funeral Directors Association
ALFDA:  Alabama Funeral Directors Association
ARFDA:  Arkansas Funeral Directors Association
AZFDA:  Arizona Funeral Directors Association
CAFDA:  California Funeral Directors Association
COFDA:  Colorado Funeral Directors Association
CTFDA:  Connecticut Funeral Directors Association
DCFDA:  District of Columbia Funeral Directors Associations 
Delmarva:  Delmarva Peninsula (include DE, MD, and VA)
DESFDA:  Delaware State Funeral Directors Association
FLFDA:  Florida Funeral Directors Association
GAFDA:  Georgia Funeral Directors Association
HIFDA:  Hawaii Funeral Directors Association 
IDFDA:  Idaho Funeral Directors Association
IFHV:  Independent Funeral Homes of Virgina
ILFDA :  Illinois Funeral Directors Association
INFDA:  Indiana Funeral Directors Association
KSFDA:  Kansas Funeral Directors Association
KYFDA:  Kentucky Funeral Directors Association
LAFDA:  Louisiana Funeral Directors Association
MSFDA:  Maryland State Funeral Directors Association
MASSFDA:  Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association 
MEFDA :  Maine Funeral Directors Association
MIFDA:  Michigan Funeral Directors Association
MNFDA:  Minnesota Funeral Directors Association
MOFDA:  Missouri Funeral Directors Association
MTFDA:  Montana Funeral Directors Association
NCFDA:  North Carolina Funeral Directors Association
NDFDA:  North Dakota Funeral Directors Association
NEFDA:  Nebraska Funeral Directors Association
NHFDA:  New Hampshire Funeral Directors Association
NJSFDA:  New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association
NMFDA:  New Mexico Funeral Directors Association 
NVFDA:  Nevada Funeral Directors Association 
NYSFDA:  New York State Funeral Directors Association
OHFDA:  Ohio Funeral Directors Association
OKFDA :  Oklahoma Funeral Directors Association
ORFDA:  Oregon Funeral Directors Association
PFDA:  Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association
PCCFA:  PA Cemetery, Cremation, & Funeral Association
RIFDA:  Rhode Island Funeral Directors Association
SCFDA:  South Carolina Funeral Directos Association
SDFDA:  South Dakota Funeral Directors Association
TNFDA:  Tennessee Funeral Directors Association
TXFDA:  Texas Funeral Directors Association
UTFDA:  Utah Funeral Directors Association
VAFDA:  Virginia Funeral Directors Association
VTFDA:  Vermont Funeral Directors Association
WAFDA:  Washington Funeral Directors Association
WIFDA:  Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association
WVFDA:  West Virginia Funeral Directors Association
WYFDA:  Wyoming Funeral Directors Association 

National Funeral Directors Associations

NFDA:  National Funeral Directors Association
NFDMA:  National Funeral Directors & Morticians Assoc.
American Society of Embalmers:  American Society of Embalmers
APFSP:  The Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice
BBB:  Better Business Bureau
CANA:  Cremation Association of North America
FSCA:  Funeral Service Association of Canada
ICCFA:  Int'l Cemetery, Cremation, & Funeral Assoc.

 

Specialty Funeral Directors Associations

GCU:  Greek Catholic Union of the USA
JFDA:  Jewish Funeral Directors of America
GOLDEN RULE:  International Order of the Golden Rule
PFDI:  Preferred Funeral Directors International
QSFDA:  Quaker State Funeral Directors Association
SIFH:  Selected Independent Funeral Homes
KAVOD :  National Independent Jewish Funeral Directors 
Christian Cremation Society:  Christian Cremation Society