Welcome to Lighthouse of Collier, Center for Blindness and Vision Loss

Can you see to read this? Imagine going blind or having any vision loss. Who helps you learn how to socialize, navigate, communicate and feel safe in a sighted world? Who helps you cope and to feel confident that you can live a healthy and productive life?

As the only Center for Blindness and Vision Loss in Collier County, Lighthouse of Collier needs to help the estimated 14,000 local children and adults become independent.

In May 2009, Lighthouse of Collier, Inc., Center for Blindness and Vision Loss was established as a Florida Not For Profit Corporation. In August 2009, Lighthouse of Collier was granted 501 (c) (3) status from the IRS. Also in August 2009, office space was donated to Lighthouse of Collier, Inc., by Bayfront, Inc.

The mission of the Lighthouse of Collier is to promote the development, implementation and on going evaluation of programs and services which foster independence and enhance the quality of life for the blind, visually impaired and their caregivers.


4th Annual Friends Campaign Kicks Off this Fall
Make sure you are included!!

Led by Hon. Caroline Martino, Dina Cordell helps launch Lighthouse of Collier's 4th Annual Friends Campaign. To be included please call 239-430-3934.


“A State of Vision” Florida License Plate Benefits Lighthouse of Collier, Inc.

February 7, 2013, NaplesNews.com

This attractive orange, yellow and blue Florida license plate depicts a symbolic lighthouse with the wording: “A State of Vision.” The distinctive design and positive message has proven to be popular with Florida motorists statewide. Statewide 5,000 of these special license plates have been purchased or renewed.

When "A State of Vision” license plate is purchased or annually renewed, $25 goes to direct support services for blind and visually impaired Floridians! This is another way to support Lighthouse of Collier. Every “A State of Vision” license plate purchased or renewed in Collier County benefits Lighthouse of Collier.

“A State of Vision” license plate can be purchased at your local tag agency, County Tax Collector’s office or State Motor Vehicle office. You can purchase one anytime during the year, without waiting until the month of your birth.

Show your support for the blind and vision impaired of Collier County and get your “A State of Vision” license plate.

To order a license plate online go to: http://www.myfloridaspecialtyplate.com/a-state-of-vision.html