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Women’s Advancement

Our mission is to promote gender equity by empowering women and removing systemic barriers to their advancement.

Our office embodies Mayor Walsh’s commitment to advance and support women in Boston. We focus on three priority areas: economic equity, safety, and representation.

Women's Advancement
1 City Hall Square
Room 804
Boston, MA 02201-2025
United States
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

What our work includes

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Monthly updates on events and information important to women and allies in Boston.
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News and Announcements

Apr 26

Boston girls invited To BCYF citywide Girls Summit

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
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Apr 25

Ideas sought for Future of Childcare Challenge

Neighborhood Services
Mayor Walsh unveiled the Lactation Room at City Hall
Mar 11

Public lactation room unveiled at Boston City Hall

Women's Advancement
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Feb 25

2019 annual census released, including study on childcare

Mayor's Office

Boston Women's Memorial

The memorial is dedicated to three women who helped shape the City’s history.