Burial Assistance

Program Purpose

The Public Fiduciary may provide aid for persons who have died in Maricopa County if they meet the eligibility requirements.

The Public Fiduciary determines eligibility on cases sent over by the funeral home.

Body Donation:

Body donation is a viable option at no cost to the decedent’s family.


Military Veterans and their Spouse’s final arrangements are made with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona.


Applications are provided and submitted directly with the county contracted funeral home during the interview process.