LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

LightHouse Grand Opening is June 10

Join Us For our Grand Opening Parade and Celebration

We’re having a parade and open house at our new building in downtown San Francisco, where we’re about to open a blindness center like no other.


Cycle For Sight is April 16 in Napa

Cycle for Sight 2016 is April 16 in Napa

Our annual cycling fundraiser is just around the corner – come experience the beauty of Napa and support Enchanted Hills Camp for the Blind.

Ride with us

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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 is celebrating its 30th year! Save the Date: October 22nd and 23rd, 2016.


Robert Alminana: “Life Doesn’t Come to You. You Have to Go After Life.”

Read about our Orientation and Mobility Specialist, Robert Alminana, who can teach not just how to get you where you’re going, but can motivate you to get there.

Read more about Robert

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Networking, Mentoring, Friendships and Camaraderie – Our Latest Employment Immersion Success, Jessica Phu »

“I worked at the same company for twenty-two years, then they moved to Salt Lake City, and I found myself out of…

Warriors: Shaking Off the Underdog Narrative »

LightHouse Interpoint is a literary series featuring perspectives from blind writers around the world. We started  with a Month of Blind Women in March, and proceed into April with a timely…

LightHouse Poised to Expand into New Market Street Headquarters »

At the end of April the LightHouse will move its San Francisco headquarters office to our new address at 1155 Market Street,…

Firangi: Confessions of an Albino Muslim in India »

This is the fourth and final installment in our ‘Month of Blind Women,’ a series of essays by women who are blind…

This June – Go to the NFB National Convention with LightHouse YES Academy »

The LightHouse believes that attending consumer conventions of the blind can be an empowering tool. Since 2011 we’ve taken students and staff…