White Ribbon Candle Light Vigil

May 3, 2023 6:51 am in by

People all across Australia will light a candle to remember those who have lost their lives to domestic and family violence today.

In 2021, 61 women lost their lives due to domestic and family violence.

Today individuals all over Australia will commemorate the victims of domestic and family violence by lighting candles.

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The Vigil also serves as a wake-up call to break the silence that shrouds domestic and family violence and seek help if experiencing or perpetrating men’s violence against women.

Mildura Rural City Council has hit social media to encourage the community to express their thoughts or recollections.

When sharing please include the hashtag #LightACandle2023 and or additional hashtags #Vigil2023, #WeRememberYou, #NeverForgotten, #endDV