Alafia: The African and Caribbean Health and Wellness Hub

Sat, 25 January 2020 11:00 – 17:00


Join us at Alafia, a unique and exciting event focused on health and wellness in the African and Caribbean community. We’ve designed a number of talks and workshops which will explore a range of health concerns and how they affect the Black community. Sessions will be delivered by qualified healthcare professionals and you’re invited to enjoy all of this for free!

Main Talks:

  • Breast cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Trichologist-led haircare sessions
  • Skincare sessions


  • Hypertension
  • Mental health
  • Sexual health
  • Fitness
  • Diet


  • Mini-health checks
  • Learn how to do a breast self-exam
  • Learn how to do testicular self-exam


  • Light refreshments
  • Goodybags
  • Raffle prizes
  • Q&A sessions

Other important information:

  • If you are interested in volunteering with us, sponsoring the Alafia or participating in other ways, please contact us via email at:
  • Please note there will be photography taken at this event.
  • This event is for people of all genders aged 18 and above only.
  • *Current line-up may be subject to change – follow us on social media for event updates.

Feel free to attend alone or with a friend! Stay up to date with event news over on out FB page:
We look forward to seeing you at soon!

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