U.S. Department of Labor Women's Bureau

  • PA

About Us

The Women's Bureau was created by law in 1920 to formulate standards and policies to promote the welfare of wage-earning women, improve their working conditions, increase their efficiency, and advance their opportunities for profitable employment.

Mission Statement

Women in the workforce are vital to the nation's economic security. The Women's Bureau develops policies and standards and conducts inquiries to safeguard the interests of working women; to advocate for their equality and economic security for themselves and their families; and to promote quality work environments.

Vision Statement

To empower all working women to achieve economic security.

Region III - Philadelphia, PA

Regional III's office is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This office provides services to women living in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.