Welcome toThe 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.
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Learn about Rick’s inspirational story and how The Chicago Lighthouse changed his life by providing employment.
Learning and growing...Preschool for All!
Our unique preschool program offers a blended learning environment where children with and without visual impairments learn in a common setting instilling sensitivity and respect for diversity from a young age.
Now Available!Clocks made by our employees who are visually impaired
Your purchase helps to support jobs for people who are legally blind.
A Community of Care
Patients and Clients
With over 100 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.