Superfest International Disability
Superfest International Disability Film Festival is a showcase of juried films held in the San Francisco Bay Area.
This annual competition celebrates cutting-edge cinema that portrays disability culture in all its diverse, complex, and empowering facets, and is the longest running festival of its kind in the world.
Adaptations October Product of the Month
In October, Adaptations will be showcasing new and emerging technologies. First up, we have the new iGrill Mini – a Bluetooth cooking thermometer that connects to an iPhone, iPad, and many Android devices.
Redbox Settlement for Legally Blind Californians
After a 3 year effort by LightHouse and Disability Rights Advocates, blind Californians will now be able to access Redbox kiosks using a tactile keypad and speech.
Read how you might qualify to partake in part of the class action suit here.
Meet Patti Rose
A unique employee for our unique North Coast satellite office. Basic gardening is too banal for LightHouse Program Assistant Patti Rose who supports our North Coast office serving blind and visually impaired folks living in Humboldt and Del Norte counties.
Read more about Patti here.
Our Latest Employment Success: Marianne Haas
“I always wanted to become an advocate. I love teaching people how to advocate for themselves – and now I am doing it! ” says Marianne Haas.
Read more about Marianne’s new job.