Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center
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Lighthouse Mission & Vision
The mission of Lighthouse of Vision Loss Education Center is to educate and empower those affected by vision loss so they may enjoy happy, healthy and independent lives.
Our vision is to transform our community so those with vision loss have the opportunity to participate, contribute and rise to their fullest potential.
2020 has arrived in the PEEPERS Low Vision Store! We now have the PEEPERS Giant Print Calendar for 2020 in stock. We developed our own calendar with input from low vision professionals. The calendar is spiral bound and opens to 17″ wide by 22″ deep, with big, bold markings and…
Lighthouse is holding a Craft Workshop to build your own seashell windchime on Monday, October 14. Materials are provided. Seating is limited, so call 941-359-1404 to RSVP for and more information. Click here to download accessible pdf flyer
The Patterson Foundation, a guiding light in the nonprofit world, turned to Lighthouse to examine their websites for accessibility. Assistive Technology instructor Randy Reed and receptionist Sam Loera figure prominently in the exploration. Here is what they found: Link: A New Perspective on Traffic
Our printed newsletter was redesigned to complement our new name and logo. The pages are shown below, click on each page to enlarge. There is also a downloadable, fully tagged, accessible version of Insight at this link.
Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center and the Peepers Low Vision Store will be closed on Friday, August 23 for our annual meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience. We will be back Monday August 26. If you know any client or friend of Lighthouse, please spread the word.
Lighthouse recently formed a new support group for caregivers. The facilitator is Pam Green, who has run support groups for over 20 years. The next meeting is Wednesday, August 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center, call 941-359-1404 for information. Meetings will be held on…