Welcome to​The Chicago Lighthouse​

The Chicago Lighthouse is a world-renowned social service organization serving the blind, visually impaired, disabled and Veteran communities with comprehensive vision care and support services.

A Community of Care

Patients and Clients

With 110 years of experience serving patients with vision loss, The Chicago Lighthouse understands what it takes to respond to your needs with expertise and compassion. Whether you are a parent raising a child who is blind, a Veteran re-entering the workforce or an older adult seeking a community of peers, we offer customized care to improve the quality of life for you and your family.


Shop a full line of assistive technology and independent living aids from the Tools for Living™ online and retail store.


Help make a difference in the lives of the 67,000+ people we serve each year.