Women in the US are 3-4 times more likely to die from pregnancy-related causes. Our Sister Doulas will discuss the purpose, practice, and benefits of having a doula. Questions can be submitted in advance to our Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Aphrica Farrow is a DONA International certified Sister Doula with Black Mamas ATX. Prior to joining the organization full-time in 2019, she worked as a Breastfeeding Peer Counselor at Mom’s Place Born.
Aphrica is a certified community health worker and is taking classes to become an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Aphrica was born and raised in Austin, full time mother of 4 beautiful girls. When she is not at work she often busy attending any number of extra-curricular activities in support of her daughters. Aphrica states that she is “so blessed and proud to be apart organizations that impact the lives of mothers and babies in such a meaningful way!”