LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Chameleon flashlight

Adaptations July Product of the Month

Now available at Adaptations, a three color flashlight from Nebo. This flashlight offers bright green and red light in addition to the standard white light.

Read more about it here.

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Vanessa Lands A Job in Style

Read about Vanessa Braasch, our most recent Employment Immersion success.

Read here.

audio-tactile BART map

Accessible BART Station Maps Now at LightHouse

The LightHouse has mapped all 44 BART stations, three views each: street, concourse and platform; because you want to know not just where trains go, but how to get in and out of, and around stations. And they talk.
Read how to order and who qualifies.

Donna working with a client at the BART station

Meet Donna K.

“I love seeing clients’ growth in independence and mobility,” said Donna Kazanjian, LightHouse’s Rehabilitation Services Coordinator, when asked what she loves most about her job.

Read more about Donna and LightHouse’s O&M program here.

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North Coast Couple Making A Difference

Lorraine and Richard are making a difference at Enchanted Hills Camp and our Changing Vision Changing Life immersion retreats.

Read more about Lorraine and Richard here.

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Come to the San Francisco Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of California and Put Your Hands on New Technology! »

The San Francisco chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of California is doing something new. They will meet on Tuesday…

LightHouse and AGOGO Partner for Accessibility »

Recently, the LightHouse for the Blind collaborated with a tech company to make accessibility improvements to a very popular app — AGOGO….

Last Spaces Available – Summer Music Academy at Enchanted Hills »

For more than 60 years blind campers have made music at Enchanted Hills, from Rose Resnick’s expressive piano playing in the 1950s to…

LightHouse Meeting Materials in Alternative Formats or Languages »

We want to make sure everyone who attends a meeting or class at the LightHouse has access to the materials and content….

Productivity Tools Blind Executives Use »

This extended conversation originally recorded on April 24, 2014 covers calendaring systems, contacts, and tactics for staying competitive by using high and…