• Independence Is Our Vision

    Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind provides a comprehensive, integrated range of services including low vision care and rehabilitation, job development training, and employment for people of all ages who are visually impaired or blind to enable them to remain independent.

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  • ClickAndGo DC Metro

    Learn about Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind's ClickAndGo DC Metro Wayfinding Project, the revolutionary new way for travelers who are blind or visually impaired to use the Metro system to independently travel.

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DEDICATED TO HELPING

10+
Programs & Services

150
Number of volunteers who contribute service hours to CLB

1,000
Number of individuals in the D.C. Area that are receiving our services

Since 1900, Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been dedicated to helping the blind or visually impaired population of the greater Washington region overcome the challenges of vision loss. Our work enables people of all ages who are blind or visually impaired to remain independent, active and productive in society.

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CLB IN THE NEWS

CLB’s 115th Anniversary

115 Years Serving the Washington, DC Community Sunday, May 17th, will mark Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind’s (CLB) 115th Anniversary.  CLB is a Washington, DC based organization with offices also located in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties. CLB services the entire greater Washington, DC region. Services include job training, vision…

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