All of our programs and services are free of charge.
Workshops – are open to the public and anyone can attend. They are one-day only sessions that are usually 1-2 hours on a specific topic with a live instructor and student participation. View our list of upcoming workshops and register online (link to workshops).
Classes – are held over multiple weeks during the semester period and attended weekly. You must be a “student” of Braille Institute to register for a class. To become a student you must complete a low vision assessment or be on-boarded by a Braille Institute specialist.
“The Laguna Hills Neighborhood Center offers a welcoming environment with teaching and learning studios providing space for one-on-one consultations and group classes, to help people live well with low vision. You’ll find our staff and volunteers encouraging and eager to help.”
Laguna Readers Book Club
First Wednesday of the Month
1:00 p.m – 2:30 p.m. PT
Books include a variety of adult fiction. Contact the Laguna Hills center Library Coordinator for more information: (949) 330-5062
Our staff have gathered, and continue to research, helpful community resources and safe activities for our community of visually impaired during COVID19.
Braille Institute is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to positively transform the lives of those with vision loss. Braille Institute serves more than 37,000 people through a variety of free programs, classes and services at centers and community outreach locations throughout Southern California – from Santa Barbara to San Diego counties!
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