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The Division on Women develops, promotes, and expands women’s rights in the areas of poverty and welfare, employment and wages, work and family, the economic and social aspects of healthcare, violence against women, and women’s civic and political participation in their communities.

DOW Services
  • Funds, monitors, and evaluates programs for the advancement of women
  • Develops new programs to serve women
  • Refers women to direct service providers
  • Provides information on women's issue to the public
  • Provides technical assistance to agencies representing women
  • Represents women on boards, commissions, councils, committees, and task forces and provides input and recommendations on issues pertaining to the Division's Mission

Division on Women