June 24, 2019

Emma’s Story: How Camp Widow changed my grief

I decided to attend Camp Widow in the USA, in 2016, two years after Shane passed away because my friend Rebecca (from First Light) had been […]
May 3, 2019

Camp Widow is coming to Australia

First Light Widowed Association and USA-based organisation Soaring Spirits International, are excited to announce they will be bringing the Camp Widow® program to Australia in 2020.    […]
February 15, 2018

Brisbane local catch up for widows and widowers

Our local catch ups are all hosted by widowed people who have volunteered their time to First Light Widowed Association Inc and understand how nerve-wracking it […]
February 15, 2018

Melbourne local catch up for widows and widowers

Our local catch ups are all hosted by widowed people who have volunteered their time to First Light Widowed Association Inc and understand how nerve-wracking it […]
January 31, 2018

We are warriors

By Jo Smith-Hooker, from When Hope Shines.  I typically struggle with the start of each new year. Coming into this year however I made myself approach it […]
January 20, 2018

Before death… and after death…

An excerpt from Emma Hopkins-Curry’s blog, Widow Mama.  January, 2016.  So I realised as I was making New Year’s resolutions (for the first time ever), that my […]
December 19, 2017

One year on

An excerpt from Dani Holland’s blog, Three Chicks and a Hen   January, 2017 In four hours it will have been one whole year since I saw […]
June 7, 2017

Wollongong local catch up – 24 February 2018

Our local catch ups are all hosted by widowed people who have volunteered their time to First Light Widowed Association Inc and understand how nerve-wracking it […]
June 3, 2017

First local widowed catch ups for regional Victoria

First Light is excited to announce our first regional Victoria local catch ups for widowed people have been scheduled for Ararat and Ballarat in the coming weeks.  […]