Chicago Chapter Resources
The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who are Blind and Visually Impaired
1850 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
P.O. Box 438319
Chicago, IL 60643-8319
Serving low vision and blind individuals with magnification, speech, and Braille products.
Shop Low Vision
Division of Optelec.com
Leading designer and manufacturer of assistive technology devices for home, office, fitness, and travel. Online store.
Permanent Cosmetic Procedures - Patti Pruitt, a forever friend of FFB and Atlanta Chapter board member, along with her husband Tony, made it a mission to identify a beauty spa and paramedic aesthetician in every major city throughout the United States to offer discounts on make-up services for their visually impaired clients. Patti, who is affected by RP, has worked diligently on this project and women all over the country are benefitting from her sensitivity and determination.
The following offer discounts to visually impaired clients:
Eyeliner: $175.00 (Discounted from $400.00)
Eyebrows: $175.00 (Discounted from $400.00)
Lip Liner: $150.00 (Discounted from $300.00)
Full Lips: $150.00 (Discounted from $300.00)
Lip Liner with full lip color: $300.00 (Discounted from $500.00)
Partners for Retinal Health:
Geneva Eye Clinic
302 Randall Road Suite 10
Geneva, IL 60134-4209
1850 Gateway Drive
Sycamore, IL 60178-3192