Candlelight Ceremony 2nd May 2018

The Candlelight Ceremony 2018

The Candlelight Ceremony will be held on Wednesday the 2nd May 2018, starting at 5.30pm and closing at 6:40pm.This is a rememberence service for all the women who have died as a result of domestic and family violence, where all women and men are invited to attend. The event will be organised and facilitated by JCU students from NQDVRS, Sera’s Women's Shelter and The Women’s Centre, with advice and guidance from the Co-ordinators of the three agencies. 


Crisis numbers

24hr telephone support services available include:

DV Connect

1800 811 811

Homeless Persons
Information Centre

1800 474 753


131 114

Sexual Assault Helpline

1800 010 120 (until 11.30pm)

National Sexual Assault,
Domestic Family Violence
Counselling Service

1800 010 120 (1800 RESPECT)