Data reveals that Black, Latinx, and Indigenous women are more likely to be pushed into poverty because of racist and sexist policies and attitudes.
Data on Poverty & Income
Housing impacts every aspect of the lives of women, LGBTQ people, and their families—which is why NWLC works across the government and in communities to ensure everyone has fair access to affordable and accessible housing.
From housing assistance to Social Security to tax credits that support families, income supports help make sure that all women and their families can make ends meet, live with economic dignity, and have the opportunity for a brighter tomorrow.
Poverty & Economic Security
Social Security & Retirement
NWLC fights for a tax code that centers and invests in women—particularly women of color and women with low incomes.