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LightHouse Student Kelly McCarthy

LightHouse Student, Kelly McCarthy, Gives Back

LightHouse student Kelly McCarthy has found in volunteering a variety of ways to show her love and give back to our community.

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LightHouse’s Kathy Abrahamson Honored with Deaf-Blind Advocacy Award

We’re proud to announce that this year one of the two Robert J. Smithdas award recipients is our Director of Rehabilitation, Kathy Abrahamson.

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Take Our Survey!

Our free maps have made your journey around the Bay Area easier and more efficient. Now we need your help to make even better information available.

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Superfest Film Festival

Superfest International Disability Film Festival

Submissions are in for the Superfest International Disability Film Festival 2015. Join us November 14-15 at the Contemporary Jewish Museum! Read more on our blog!

Employment Immersion graduate, Jessica Veklerov

Latest Employment Success: James Kirwin

Employment Immersion graduate,  James Kirwin, starts a brand-new job!

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Photos: Blind Babies »

Check out these adorable photos from our recent Blind Babies and Families session at Enchanted Hills Camp in Napa! All photos courtesy Marilyn Bogerd….

Feel The Burn: We Made a Tactile Map of Black Rock City for Blind Burning Man Attendees »

As Burning Man has ballooned from a desolate San Francisco gathering to a massive, world-famous yearly festival, it has also stood by…

LightHouse Connect – Just in Time for School: Information, Resources and Rights for Parents and Students K-High School »

Come hear a panel of experts talk about IEPs, literacy, transition to college and more. Getting the most out of an education…

My First Convention »

Of the nearly twenty of us assembled at SFO airport, some had been attending these types of conferences for decades, some only…

Google Announces “Day-in-the-Life” Study Following Blind Individuals »

We’ve had a terrific summer getting to know the folks at Google who think deeply about accessibility on a daily basis, and…