How This Works


Register or Login In


To participate in the Women and Work: Reinvestment, Return and Recovery National Online Dialogue, you must first Log In using your email and password from our past ePolicyWorks dialogues. If you are new to the ePolicyWorks dialogues and this is your first engagement, please Register. The Log In and Register links are located at the top right-hand corner of each dialogue page. An image of the Log In and Register links are shown below:





View the Different Dialogue Topics


Once you have logged in, you can access the Women and Work: Reinvestment, Return and Recovery National Online Dialogue topics by clicking on one of the dialogue topic boxes highlighted in the middle of the page. An image of the dialogue topic boxes are shown below:





Submit an Idea


On the dialogue topic pages you can submit ideas by click on the Submit New Idea button show below:





Fill out the Idea Form


If you would like to submit an idea, click on the Submit New Idea button and then fill out the idea form. An image of the idea form is shown below:




  1. In the pop up box that appears on your screen, type in a title that describes your idea in the "Title" field.
  2. Type in the details you would like to include about your idea in the "Description" field.
  3. Click the "Submit" button to post your idea to the dialogue. Please note that the "Title," "Description," and "Topic," fields are mandatory, so you must complete all three items in order for your idea to successfully post.



View the Idea Description and Comments


To read an idea description, simply click on the idea title.





Vote on the Idea


To vote on an idea, simply click the up arrow for "yes" or the down arrow for "no". The arrows are located in the right upper corner above of each individual idea box as highlighted in the image below:





Comment on an Idea

To submit a comment, enter it in the box below the idea once it is open.






Using Assistive Technology

If you are using assistive technology, such as a screen reader or voice recognition software, please note that all of the features described above contain links that can be accessed through link lists or by tabbing through the page. If you experience any technical difficulty or accessibility issues, please email the ePolicyWorks team at ePolicyWorks@dol.gov.



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