Fort Polk Guardian 04-07-2017

Vol. 44, No. 14 Published for the community of Fort Polk, La. April 7, 2017 Guardian Fort Polk Inside the Guardian Male victims ............. 3 Travel tips ................ 5 Virtual medicine ...... 7 Scouts babysitting ...... 9 Youth speaker .......... 10 Child abuse ............. 11 April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Sol- diers from the Fort Polk Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Team are featured in one of the Army’s 2017 SAAPM campaign posters as a result of the team winning the Department of Defense’s Sexual Assault Prevention Innovation Award in the 2016 fiscal year. The award recognizes groups or individuals who contribute innovative approaches or ideas to positively impact sexual assault prevention and response pro- grams within the armed forces. Fort Polk SHARP team mem- bers received this recognition by launching Soldier education programs to raise awareness and prevent sexual assault. Pic- tured are from left: Sgt. 1st Class Tiffiny China, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital SHARP victim advocate; Maj. Hilary Camphouse, Fort Polk Installation SHARP program manager, and Sgt. 1st Class Bethany Cortes, installation alternate lead sexual assault response coordinator. Weekend weather Today Saturday Sunday 73 77 80 50 0% 80% 0% 57 62 Rain chance Rain chance Rain chance US ARMY SHARP Sexual assault, harassment: Not at Fort Polk