Resource Guide

Welcome to The Chicago Lighthouse Resource Guide! Contact us by emailing if you:

  • Have questions or comments about our Resource Guide;
  • Notice inactive links or inaccuracies;
  • Would like to recommend a resource.

Advocacy & General Resources (National)

Advocacy & General Resources (Regional)

Braille Instruction

Brailler Repair

College Resources for Students with Disabilities

Counseling & Support Groups

Learn more about counseling and support group services at The Chicago Lighthouse here or email Dr. Michael Smith, Clinical Psychologist at the Bergman Center.

  • Catholic Charities
    Holbrook Counseling Center
    641 W. Lake St.
    Chicago, IL 60661
    (312) 655-7725

Daily Living Resources

Employment Resources

Learn more about employment and training programs at The Chicago Lighthouse here or contact Martha Younger-White at (312) 447-3251. For more information about employment opportunities at The Chicago Lighthouse, please see our Careers page.

Financial Planning & Assistance

Guide Dogs & Service Animals


Low Vision Services

Learn more about low vision services at The Chicago Lighthouse here or call (312) 997-3686.

For Parents

  • WonderBaby
    Information about raising children who are blind or have multiple disabilities
    Learn more


Recreation: Youth Camps

Resources for Seniors

Learn more about programs for seniors through The Chicago Lighthouse here or  contact Melissa Wittenberg at (847) 510-2060.


Learn more about scholarships through The Chicago Lighthouse here or contact Maureen Reid at (312) 666-1331 ext. 3655.




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