LightHouse offices are closed for in-person services through April 5, 2021. Check the calendar below for our offering of online classes.
All LightHouse locations will be closed on Presidents’ Day, February 15.
2:00 pm: Tecnología para Todos (En español)/Technology for Everyone (in Spanish)
Aug 18 –
Únete a la reunión mensual del departamento de Tecnologías de Asistencia de LightHouse. Tecnología para Todos, es un espacio en donde los usuarios comparten sus conocimientos y experiencias. Cada mes conversamos sobre distintos servicios, aplicaciones y dispositivos disponibles para personas ciegas y con baja visión. ¡Te esperamos!
Fecha: tercer miércoles de cada mes.
Hora: 2:00 PM – 3:45 PM, tiempo del pacífico.
Este evento será programado en la plataforma Zoom. Podrá acceder a Zoom desde una computadora, dispositivo móvil, o marcando directamente desde cualquier teléfono. Recibirá los datos de la reunión de Zoom al confirmar su participación mediante correo electrónico a: email@example.com o dejando un mensaje de voz al (415) 694-7323.
Join the LightHouse’s monthly access Technology Spanish meeting. Tecnología para todos is a space where users share their knowledge and experience. Each month, we talk about services, applications and devices available for blind and low vision users.
This event will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can connect to Zoom using a computer, an app, or by dialing in from any phone. Zoom meeting details will be provided when you rsvp by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 415-694-7323.
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10:30 am: California Council of the Blind San Francisco Chapter Monthly Meeting
Aug 21 –
The San Francisco Chapter of the California Council of the Blind meets virtually on the third Saturday of the month from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. All are invited to attend. For more information contact Frank Welte by email at Frank.A.Welte@gmail.com or by phone at (510) 541-1442.
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1:00 pm: New Perspectives: Support Group for Adults 55+ (online)
Aug 24 –
It’s a challenging time for many, and if you’re 55 or over and new to blindness or having low vision, or your vision has changed significantly, you may be looking for a way to connect to other people going through the same thing.
We are pleased to offer New Perspectives, a six-week group offering education, support and resources for adults over 55 who are blind or have low vision. The group will be facilitated by LightHouse Social Workers Janet Pomerantz and Jeff Carlson.
What: New Perspectives
When: Tuesdays, January 5, 12, 19 & 26 and February 2 & 9 from 1:00 pm to 2:15 pm
Who: Adults 55 and over who are new to blindness or having low vision, or whose vision has changed significantly.
Cost: This group is provided at no cost to those living in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, Humboldt, Del Norte, and Trinity counties. If you are outside of these counties, please call for resources in your area.
Contact: To find out more about the New Perspectives group, contact Janet Pomerantz at JPomerantz@lighthouse-sf.org or 707-268-5646.
The events for the upcoming week are read aloud on our event hotline every Friday, which can be accessed by calling (415)694-7325.
For more information about visiting the Adaptations Store, head to our shop page.
The LightHouse is scent-free. Please abstain from wearing colognes, perfumes, or other scented products. Additionally, coffee must be securely lidded at all times and citrus should not be peeled on the premises. Thanks for supporting our efforts to respect chemical sensitivities.