• 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:

One Moment You See, Then You Don’t

Community Member Eleanor Lew who is also a Marriage and Family Therapist practicing in Berkeley and Emeryville, Calif. shares her story of sudden limited vision and the effects of a Lions Center connection.

 

LCB Board Member Ian Bailey Receives an International Award in Low Vision

11th Triennial International Conference on Low Vision, Melbourne, Australia, April 2, 2014 - Vision 2014 Award for outstanding contribution in the field of low vision. Read more about Ian Bailey's award here!

 

Sep. 25th Matinee Madness: X-Men

Join us as we watch the audio descripted movie "X-Men"! Matinee Madness is a monthly event in LCB's Board Room. Attendance is free; popcorn and drinks will be provided! To RSVP, please contact Jaqueline Chang, at 510-450-1580, ext. 221.

 

California Telephone Access Program Presentation

Please join California Telephone Access Program (CTAP) at Lions Center for the Blind on September 26 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am for an informative presentation on free specialized telephones and devices.

 

Partnership with the Creative Growth Art Center!

LCB has paired up with the Creative Growth Art Center and will be instrumental in the West Coast premiere of the Reel Abilities Film Festival Connect with us to benefit from our group tickets sales to view “Six Points About Emma” on October 16th, please contact Jaqueline at the front desk (510) 450-1580 x221.

 

Giving Tuesday

It’s not too early to get ready for #GivingTuesday! This year LCB is participating in Dec.2, 2014 International movement of giving!

 

Amazon Smile!

Shop at AmazonSmile now through 3/31/14 and Amazon will donate an extra $5 to Alameda-Contra Costa Lions Central Committee For The Blind Inc. Click on this link to get started: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/94-1386913