Geography: United States
1 Washington Mall
Boston, MA 02108
About Crittenton Women's Union
CWU is a social service provider, a think tank and a grassroots advocacy organizationâ€”all in one. Each arm of the organization informs and intersects with the others, fostering a flexible, dynamic and creative environment that produces measurable results. CWU applies this unique, holistic approach to working with its clients, connecting them to a network of resources and accompanying them on their journey to economic independence.
They serve approximately 1,400 low-income individuals annually, including women and their families, teens, and young adults.
Crittenton Women's Union transforms the course of low-income women's lives so that they can attain economic independence and create better futures for themselves and their families.
CWU accomplishes this by:
- providing safe housing, caring supports, education and training programs
- innovating new programmatic designs based on research and client experience
- using this knowledge and experience to shape public policy and achieve social change