What We Do at Alaafia
At Alaafia, we engage in a variety of awareness campaigns and community projects focused on positively impacting African immigrant families and those dealing with Sickle Cell disease. Our goal is to empower these groups to assume leadership roles in their communities.
Domestic Violence Service and Resources
Sexual Assault, Harassment, and Misconduct Service and Resources
Human Trafficking Service and Resources
Healthcare Navigation Services
Sickle Cell Resources
Mentoring and workshops for African immigrants seeking career guidance and personal development.
Shelter and Housing
Training Programs Offered:
Our training sessions for organizations cover prevention, emphasizing the definitions, scenarios, impacts, and consequences.
Digital media career training for families affected by Sickle Cell Disease and facing economic challenges.
Systematic, Diversity, or Implicit Biasness Organizational Training.
Sexual Misconduct and Harassment Training.
DV, Sexual Violence, and Human Trafficking Training.
Education on African cultures and traditions.
We focus on educating families to tackle challenges through available resources proactively.
Awareness Campaigns Project:
We run campaigns to educate African immigrant and Sickle Cell families on critical issues, enhancing community awareness and providing information on accessing support. This initiative helps families understand their options, regardless of their situation.
Awareness Campaigns Include:
Reproductive Health Education
Facebook Educational Sessions
Personal care item collections
Workshops and Conferences
“Mother a Child” program
Alaafia Official Launch
Peach Carpet Event
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