With every month brings exciting new products and discounts to Adaptations. This June we are all about giving our shoppers the best deals out there. To honor LightHouse Day on June 10, Adaptations is offering 10% all LightHouse hoodies, t-shirts, and tote bags for the entire month of June! Rep your favorite blindness organization and … Continue reading Adaptations Featured Products for the Month of June
Each year we gather friends to celebrate Lighthouse Day, honoring our 119 years of service and looking forward into the future.
By Erin Lauridsen, Director of Access Technology I’m Erin Lauridsen, I’m blind and proud of it, which means that I am profoundly personally invested in my work in digital accessibility. In the course of my career so far, I’ve worked with many companies at all points along their accessibility journeys. In the course of this … Continue reading Building the Perfect Access Technology Partnership
Photo Caption: Two volunteers wearing LightHouse masks stand in the lobby of LightHouse headquarters. One holds a walkie-talkie. Photo by Sarika Dagar Read vaccine information in Spanish Friday May 21, COVID-19 vaccinations continue at LightHouse headquarters. The clinic at LightHouse will offer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and scheduled second Moderna vaccinations on May 21 and … Continue reading Help Herd Immunity: Get Vaccinated at the LightHouse
Last Saturday, April 17, LightHouse held its annual Cycle for Sight fundraiser for Enchanted Hills Camp (EHC). After cancelling Cycle for Sight in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were thrilled to bring the event back, this year in a virtual format. Participants first gathered Saturday morning on Zoom for an opening ceremony, before … Continue reading Did Chris Downey make it across the English Channel?
Have you ever been reading a news item or watching it on TV, and thought to yourself: “I wonder what that picture is?” Ever witnessed a meme on social media go viral and want to get your hands on it to really understand what it is? As people who are blind or have low vision, … Continue reading LightHouse Introduces “Touching the News”
Read how Chris is participating in Virtual Cycle for Sight
PURE Bioscience and LightHouse announce the approval and use of PURE Hard Surface sanitizer and disinfectant by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Succeeding a vetting process which took several weeks the FAA approved and announced that PURE Hard Surface was the only antimicrobial on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) List-N Antimicrobial Approved for use Against … Continue reading Pure Bioscience and LightHouse Win FAA Approval
By Mario Burton, Director of People and Culture Hate crime attacks on the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have grown over the last year both at the local and national level. Videos, articles, and news reports have been informing us of an increase in attacks of about 150% since the pandemic started. Additionally, … Continue reading LightHouse in Solidarity with AAPI
Submissions for the 2021 Holman Prize for Blind Ambition have now closed and now you can help your favorite advance to the semifinals as the People’s Choice Semifinalist. The person with the most likes on their YouTube video will automatically advance to the semifinals and have a chance to compete to become a finalist. Watch the 2021 … Continue reading Help Your Favorite Holman Prize Candidate Advance to the Semifinals