Center for Women's Health and Wellness

School of Health and Human Sciences

  • Advance solutions to social problems, at the local, national and global levels, through research, collaboration, knowledge dissemination, community education, action, and service.
  • Contribute to student learning and a vibrant UNCG community.

The Center’s work is organized to provide solutions to specific social problems that build on the strengths and expertise of our university, faculty, students and our partners in the community. Currently, we have initiatives that seek to advance: community responses to violence against women; safety and equity in sports and physical activity; the quality of life of working mothers, with a focus on breastfeeding; and LGBTQ+ health and wellness. Each of our programs has a program director that coordinates activity in that area:

We appreciate your interest in the Center for Women’s Health and Wellness at UNCG. We invite you to contact us ( or visit CWHW (see Contact and Directions).