About Us

Sista Afya Community Mental Wellness' vision is for Black women across the African Diaspora to be free from psychological and physical illness through supporting one another and engaging in accessible mental wellness care that centers the well-being of the whole person. 

Sista Afya is a social enterprise that provides low-cost mental wellness services that center the experiences of Black women.  We have a community support approach to mental wellness. We believe that community support for people living with mental health conditions can foster healing, growth, freedom, and self-actualization.

We achieve our mission in 4 ways:

Mental Wellness Education: Mental wellness workshops, professional development, & online resources.

Resource Connection: Large events that bring service providers and community together.

Community Support: Individual therapy, group therapy, support groups, and holistic healing events.

Mental Wellness Merchandise: African- American & mental wellness themed coloring books, journals, greeting cards, apparel, and more.


Mental Wellness Merchandise


Mental Wellness

Information & Resources

Mental Health Conditions

Learn about how you can know the symptoms and stressors of your mental health condition.

Healing Options

Learn about different ways you can begin your healing journey.

Social Support

Gain strategies to build your support system.​

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 Groups & Classes 



Social Media Feed


Get in Touch

Attention: We do not respond to individual inquiries about finding a therapist and resources. Please refer to our resources page or our list of preferred therapists for more information: http://bit.ly/afyaresources 

All information about how to access therapy services at our business can be found on our Therapy page . All payment and fees information is on this page. All other services can be found on the Services Page

Mailing Address

Sunshine Enterprises

ATTN: Sista Afya Community Mental Wellness

503 E. 61st Street

Chicago, IL 60637

Chicago Office

1817 E. 71st Street

Chicago, IL 60649

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