Our Services


 Sista Afya offers low-cost  monthly support groups, group therapy & workshops under $35/session and free community-wide events that support Black women throughout their healing journey. We primarily serve young adult Black women between ages 18-35 and secondarily serve women ages 35+.

Check out our events under ' Upcoming Events'

Book a therapy appointment by clicking ' Book a Therapy Session'. We have an office in Chicago where we offer therapy sessions. We also offer in-person and online video (telehealth) sessions at market rate and have sliding scale options available for those who qualify. 

Upcoming Events

  • Creative Movement: Settling your Inner Critic
    Sep 29, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Join us for a creative movement and dance class focused on settling your inner critic with Christina Fontenelle!
  • Moribayssa: Women's Djembe Drum Circle
    Sat, Oct 02
    Sista Afya Office
    Oct 02, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CDT
    Sista Afya Office, 1817 E 71st St, Chicago, IL 60649, USA
    Join us for our 1st African Drumming workshop with Victoria Boating! We will look into the rhythm Moribayssa as the rhythm dedicated to women overcoming difficult situations. We will share our stories of our fears, past pain, triumphs as we use the djembe to heal.
  • Mental Health First Aid Training - Illinois Residents Only
    Oct 12, 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM CDT
    Do you want to learn how to support people with mental health conditions in your community? Become certified as a Mental Health First Aid responder through the Mental Health First Aid nationally recognized program by attending this 1-day training.
  • Resource Connection Session
    Oct 14, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CDT
    Are you looking for resources and support to take care of your basic needs? Join us for our resource connection session where we'll share simple ways to access the community resources your need to be well!
  • Creative Movement : Reconnecting with your Inner Child
    Oct 21, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM CDT
    In this class, Christina Fontenelle will take you on a journey of self-care, through connecting to your inner child. Reconnecting with life's simple joys and pleasure and using music as the tool to get you up and moving!
  • Zumba: 90s edition!
    Wed, Oct 27
    Oct 27, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
    In this class, Christina Fontenelle is bringing you a unique Zumba experience pulling the classic hits from the 90s era to workout and have fun while doing it!