Lunch and Learn: January 12, 2022, 12:30-1:30 PM

Let’s talk about the needs of Middle School girls. MetroWest Women’s Fund – Rebecca Parkhill, Rachel Sagan: Co-Founders and Directors

Learn about what is going on for girls in MetroWest. Middle school girls are facing serious concerns including depression and anxiety as well as issues around body image and self-esteem. The MetroWest Women’s Fund, in partnership with the Center for Social Research at Framingham State University, conducted a Needs Assessment of Middle School Girls: MetroWest which produced needed data on this critical juncture for girls. An online survey of Principals in MetroWest revealed significant trends around the needs and gaps in services for girls.