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Resources for Women

The Washington, DC area has several organizations that provide special services specifically for women.

Greater Washington Women's Network
A non profit organization bringing women together through networking, education, and community service.

League of Women Voters
The nonpartisan political organization strives to improve our systems of government and impact public policies

MOMS Clubs in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia
MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support) Clubs are a national support group for mothers who primarily stay at home with their children. Find local groups in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. Enjoy activities such as playgroups, story times, arts and crafts, field trips and a monthly Moms Night Out.

National Organization for Women
The largest organization of feminist activists in the United States has chapters in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. NOW's goal has been to take action to bring about equality for all women.

The Women's Center
A nonprofit organization providing counseling, education and information to women in the Washington, DC area.

Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
The international organization creates opportunities to educate, motivate, and support women, children, and their families to achieve their fullest potential. The YWCA of the National Capital Area has a wide range of programs in the Washington, DC area.

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