Candlelight Vigil for Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
“ Remember My Name ”
Join people from all over McHenry County in
honoring the survivors and families of domestic violence.
Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
(Rain or Shine)
When: 6:00 pm
Where: Historic Woodstock Square
Music by Julie Gibson and Don Humbertson
Turning Point * Direct Counseling* Mather’s Clinic
When & Where
Turning Point, Inc.
Turning Point has spent thirty-two years living its mission to confront violence against women and children in McHenry County. Turning Point is the only comprehensive domestic violence agency and secure shelter providing services for victims. As a 501(c)3 non-profit agency, Turning Point provides victims of domestic violence with emergency shelter, case-management, emergency food and clothing, individual and group counseling, mental health therapy, medical and legal assistance, as needed. Turning Point offers spanish bilingual / bicultural staff in all services. We serve all of McHenry County in our ongoing effort to establish safe environments for families and to help diminish the devastating effects of domestic violence. In 2012, we served over 1,754 women, children and men living with domestic violence and responded to 5,228 crisis calls. Domestic violence knows no boundaries so Turning Point’s programs and services reach all socio-economic, educational, and cultural populations.