Lighthouse Guild’s programs, services, and educational resources are designed to help people who are visually impaired live independently.
Whether you’re an individual with low vision, a practitioner who treats people with low vision, or a professional who creates communication materials for people with low vision, these videos will lead you to pertinent information.
Assistive Technology for Musicians with Vision Impairment Video
This 15-minute video presentation explores how technology is giving musicians with vision impairment better access to music and putting them on a more equal footing with sighted musicians. A range of assistive technologies that can help people with vision impairment to read, write, and play music are demonstrated.Play Video
Common Causes of Vision Impairment
This 16-minute video presentation discusses vision-threatening eye diseases and conditions most common in adults, including their symptoms, causes and impact on vision. Approaches for avoiding preventable vision loss and maintaining good eye health are also provided.Play Video
Providing Assistance to People who are Visually Impaired
This 11-minute video presentation identifies situations where a person who is visually impaired may want assistance from another person, demonstrates the proper way to offer assistance to and walk with a person with vision impairment, and describes strategies for effective communication, including descriptive talking.Play Video