• Slide 1: image of a man using a white cane with the sun setting behind him
  • Slide 2: Image of a man using a white cane
  • Slide 3: image of a client using a refreshable Braille Display
  • Slide 4: image of a hand touching large stone Braille engravings

Proving that Vision Transcends Eyesight Since 1942

Our mission is to empower and enrich the lives of the Blind and Visually Impaired Community. We provide the tools and opportunities through education and training so those we serve may live full productive lives. We are committed to providing high quality State Certified programs, designed to promote the fullest integration into society and into the workforce.


Latest News and Events:

Partners in Sight 5, 10, 15K

On behalf of the Lions Center Participants, Staff and Board we thank you for your support.

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Friday, May 20th @ 10:30 AM - Community Meeting

The Fruitvale-San Antonio Senior Center is hosting a community meeting discussing access to City of Oakland services including communications, physical access, online services, Transportation, special events, and more.


Friday, May 20th - Oakland A's vs. NY Yankees

Tickets are $30 each for this LCB Fundraiser with the Oakland Athletics home game against the New York Yankees. Come join LCB board, staff, volunteers, and participants for a fun day with the Oakland A's! Reserve your seats with our front desk receptionist Gabriela Jauregui or call 510-450-1580 ext. 221 for ticket sales or more information.


Sat. May 21st - Speaker Harry Cordellos & Potluck

Harry Cordellos is a Bay Area legend. He ran the Bay to Breakers 47 consecutive times, ending his streak at the 2015 event. He has also broken 3 hours at the Boston Marathon and finished an Ironman Triathlon. Harry’s talk is part of LMJS’s Partners in Sight series of events, in conjunction with the Lions Center for the Blind in Oakland.


NEW SERVICE: TouchWorks!

Lions Center for the Blind’s TouchWorks is an innovative program integrating next generation document braille embossing capabilities with experiential workplace learning for the blind and visually impaired of the Bay Area.


Amazon Smile!

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