Set Your Sights on Vision Rehab

“Set Your Sights on Vision Rehab” Facebook Live Event Co-hosted by Lighthouse Guild, National Eye Institute and the American Optometric Association February is Low Vision Awareness Month. To celebrate this

Women’s Eye Health Tips

April Is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month It is easy to take vision for granted. However, it’s important for everyone to pay attention to their eye health. During April,

#EyeOnHealth: ADA: Making Art Accessible

Dr. Linda Gerra, Lighthouse Guild’s Director of Children’s Vision Programs, is an expert in blindness and visual impairment, specifically in the education of children and young adults.

Restore and Maintain Independence With Rehab

Physical therapy focuses on restoring a function by improving movement, balance, pain management and gaining strength after an injury or illness.

Traveling With Low Vision

Tips for navigating travel by air, bus or rail when you can’t see well.

Reflections of Braille: How This Revolutionary Dot System Continues to Evolve with the Technology of Electronic Braille

Many people still don’t realize just how technology has transformed Braille. Older machines could cost up to $5000 and were heavy and difficult to carry around. Today there are new machines continuously dropping in price that can fit in a purse!

Tactile Book Project for You and Your Child

Tactile experience books are a great idea for all children. They can be used to encourage independent reading, to improve daily living skills, or to help children make sense of the world around them. They are a way to connect objects and words in books to their personal experiences.

Reflections of Braille: How This Revolutionary Dot System Continues to Evolve with the Technology of Electronic Braille

A critical event occurred on September 25, 2018, when the House of Representatives unanimously passed the Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act, which has the global potential to change the reading lives of people who are blind or have vision loss.

Happier Holidays for Children with Vision Loss

Children with vision loss, mental health issues or developmental and physical challenges such as autism, sensory issues, depression and anxiety may need extra help managing the festivities of the season. They also do not all experience the holidays the same way.