Education

Lighthouse Guild improves lives by expanding access to the most effective services through highly specialized schools, educational services, resources and support.

Preschool Program: Ethel and Samuel J. LeFrak Children’s Educational Services
Provides vision services to preschool children with visual impairments including multiple disabilities in a safe, enriching environment. Universal Pre-Kindergarten classrooms are available where students can learn alongside their sighted peers.

5-21 Special Needs Education: Harriet and Robert Heilbrunn School
Provides students ages 5 to 21, who are blind, visually impaired, deaf and blind, and have additional disabilities with education and therapeutic services.

Music School: The Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg Music School
The only community music school in the US for people who are blind or visually impaired, offering accessible instruction and a music technology center.

Youth and Teen Programs
Provides rehabilitation, education and recreation classes and activities to individuals ages six to 21 to enhance their traditional education.

Support for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments
Connecting parents of children with visual impairments to share resources, experiences, strength and hope.

National Association of Parents of Children with Visual Impairments (NAPVI)
Helps parents find information and locate resources for their children who are blind or visually impaired and who may have additional disabilities.