Headquartered in San Francisco, California, LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired provides education, training, advocacy, and community for blind individuals in California and around the world. Founded and based in San Francisco since 1902, the LightHouse is one of the largest and most established comprehensive blindness organizations in North America, with a wide variety of programs to suit a wide variety of needs, as well as a rich network of blindness advocates and professionals.
LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, tax EIN 94-1415317.
If you are blind or have low vision, and would like to benefit from our services, visit our programs page.
If you are interested in our new headquarters at 1155 Market St. in San Francisco, visit our tours page.
To participate in our summer camp sessions, classes and workshops in Napa, visit our Enchanted Hills page.
For press inquiries or to read about LightHouse in the news, visit our press page.
For canes, technology, and other assistive devices at our store, visit our shop page.