Welcome toThe Chicago Lighthouse

The Chicago Lighthouse is a social service organization for people who are blind, visually impaired, disabled and Veterans. We offer the latest in rehabilitation and clinical innovation within a supportive community where clients can learn, grow and build relationships that last a lifetime.

Join us for our 3rd Annual Rise to Shine 10K/5K/1M Run & Walk!

Val Warner form ABC/7 co-hosts our inclusive race on Sunday, October 20, 2024. Fun for the whole family with activities for all abilities!

Make a house a homeHousewarming Campaign

Make a gift to the Housewarming Campaign today to provide accessible and essential household items to the first residents of our new Foglia Residences. This new building will provide 76 affordable apartments tailored for people who are blind, visually impaired or disabled.

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 50,000+ people we serve each year.

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