LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Artist rendering of 1155 Market Street

Announcing the Purchase of 1155 Market St. in San Francisco

At our new eleven-story building in downtown San Francisco, the LightHouse is building a blindness center like no other.

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This January – Get your Skills in Shape with our Immersion Week!

Have a real workout on the skills that keep you living the life you want, whether improving your use of the technology that brings the print world to you or walking with confidence through Enchanted Hills Retreat.

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We’re Hiring!

The LightHouse is growing, and we’re looking to fill multiple important roles in San Francisco, Napa, and around the Bay Area.

Career Opportunities

An image of Superfest host, Nina G. and this year's venues.

Superfest International Disability Film Festival

Superfest International Disability Film Festival 2015 was a powerful event with films and filmmakers from the global disability community.Did you attend Superfest? Take our survey now.

Naomi Rosenberg

Designer Naomi Rosenberg: Making the Visual Tactile

“… the combination of learning braille and using Universal Design principles is very exciting. I love the challenge of creating tactile maps and 3D models to represent concepts we often only consider visually.”

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Ever Had Trouble at an AMC Theater? »

Regular movie-goers may not be surprised to hear that often, audio description for blind individuals doesn’t work. According to the ADA, places…

New Session Announcement: LightHouse Youth Employment Series »

In January, the LightHouse Youth Program launched the latest program for low vision and blind transition aged students. The informative new series of…

LightHouse Featured in the New York Times »

LightHouse student Eleanor Lew writes in the New York Times about her experience with our Changing Vision Changing Life Immersion Program for…

Enchanted Hills Camp for the Blind 2016 Sessions – Sign Up at Noon on February 1 »

Enchanted Hills Camp Applications are Available Beginning at Noon on February 1 Starting in the spring and on through summer we’ll be…

LightHouse YES: Youth Employment Series – January through May 2016 »

On Saturday January 30, the LightHouse Youth Program launches its latest program for low vision and blind transition aged students. LightHouse YES…