Building a Healthier Community Since 1986
Message from Dr. Monique LeSarre, Executive Director
In these challenging times, with the triple stressors of the COVID-19 and Sheltering in Place, San Francisco’s economic crisis, and local and national police violence, Rafiki leadership and staff sends our Rafiki village, and larger Bay area community our heartfelt compassion and love. We will be hosting a Rafiki Virtual Town Hall with our team and the village soon. Please look out for our Save the Date very soon! In the meantime we want to hear from you so please drop us a line, or give us a call!
During this time of COVID-19 and Shelter-in-Place, Rafiki is happy to provide you these links for stress relief and support while we are practicing self-care:
Join Maxine for a Hike through Point Pinole Regional Park
Green Juicing with Chef Toussaint
Mindful Journaling with Ashanti
Meditation and Stretch with Guru Toussaint
BYOB Class Strength Training
Breathing Meditation With Elika
Everyday Sound Healing with Shaka Jamal
Your Mindfulness Toolkit 1 with Afi Ayanna
Our goal is to improve people’s lives by reducing health inequities that impact the Black/ African American community and other under-served groups in San Francisco, and provide opportunities for wellness.
We provide a safe, supportive environment where people can find a path to wellness by understanding their health issues, becoming more physically active and eating a healthy diet.
What We Offer
Rafiki Academy |Navigation Services| Individual Therapy for ages 24+ and Family Therapy | Group Meditation |Health Education | Exercise Classes | Nutrition Workshops | Health Screenings | Complementary and Alternative Medicine Services (Acupuncture & Massage) | Transitional Housing | Case Management and Referral Services.
We are a community of people helping our community, and building the village. We welcome you to join us. You will make new friends and learn how to maximize your health and wellness.