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To increase awareness and combat all forms of domestic violence, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB) created a downloadable set of three posters and three tip sheets focusing on intimate partner violence, child maltreatment, and elder abuse for their "What is Done to One is Felt by All" domestic violence prevention campaign. The posters and tip sheets feature contact information for the National Domestic Violence Hotline, 1-800-7999-SAFE(7233).
Sexual Assault Prevention
To prevent and combat sexual assault, the NPAIHB has created posters, a tip card and a brochure which lists facts, suggestions on how to help others, and links to resources as part of the "My Mind, My Body, and Spirit are Sacred" sexual assault prevention campaign.
Additional materials may be downloaded from NPAIHB's Social Marketing Campaigns page .