The Afiya Center

Our Work

The Afiya Center programming is centered around the experiences of black women and are designed to strategically address harmful reproductive health and abortion policies.


Your gift is essential to helping The Afiya Center lead the way in providing programs and resources that will positively transform the reproductive health of women and ultimately eliminate the harmful effects of reproductive oppression in Texas.

TX Black Women Rise Up

The “Texas Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Summit” & #‎TXBlackWomenRiseUp campaign was created in direct response to the state of Black women’s reproductive health in Texas….

LOL: With a Purpose

Living Out Loud: With a Purpose is a trauma informed peer driven project targeting Black cis and transgender women living with…

Afiya Talks

Afiya Talks is a bi-weekly, casual, salon style gathering where an inter-generational group of Black and other women of color…


What people say

Paris Hatcher
As a movement leader in Georgia, I was proud to join other Black women leaders from across the country as The Afiya Center spearheaded the First Ever TX Black Women's Reproductive Justice Policy Summit.
Nancy Cárdenas Peña
I'm proud to fight alongside The Afiya Center every day to ensure black and laitnx Texans have reproductive health care access regardless of zip code, status, or income.
Kimberly A. Parker, PhD
The Afiya Center is known for its work to address the sexual and reproductive right of women By advocating for women rights and women's access to affordable and appropriate healthcare, the Afiya Center has made it's mark as an powerful organization in the state of Texas and nationally.
Heather Busby
The Afiya Center represents an important voice in the reproductive justice movement in Texas. They've brought the voices, perspectives, values and experiences of Black women, especially female-identified people living with HIV, into a space where they were shamefully missing.