Today the Multnomah County Board of County Commissioners declared April National Sexual Assault Awareness Month and honored the work of OHSU's Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program. The County Commissioners were impressed with the collaborative approach of the Sexual Assault Response Team, which PWCL has been a member of since 2002.
Here's a picture of Gresham Police Chief Piluso, Portland Police Sgt Geiger, District Attorney Michael Schrunk, and the Victim's Assistance Program Coordinator Helen O'Brien talking about the work of the SART:
And here's Multnomah County Commissioner Maria Rojo de Steffey reading the proclamation:
And here's the OHSU nurses who came to be honored:
And, my favorite picture of all -- here's a quick picture of two of my favorite advocates!