San Diego Chapter Resources

Audio Internet Reading Services of Los Angeles (AIRSLA)
Broadcasts via the Internet to the blind, low-vision and print-disabled a variety of news, information, and entertainment that is otherwise inaccessible.
info@airsla.org

Community Resources in San Diego

Able-Disabled Advocacy
Able-Disabled Advocacy’s (A-DA) mission is "to provide vocational skills training and educational advancement for youth and adults with disabilities and to assist them in finding employment and overcoming barriers to personal and financial self-sufficiency."

4283 El Cajon Boulevard, Ste. 110
San Diego, CA 92105
619.231.5990

Blind Community Center of San Diego
The mission of the Blind Community Center is to enrich the lives of blind and visually impaired adults and children, preparing them for a normal, active life in a society that is principally sighted. Contact the center to learn more information about ceramics, fishing, beading, bowling, and computer classes

1805 Upas St
San Diego CA 92103
619-298-5021

Blink Stokers Club
The Blind Stokers Club (BSC) is based on teamwork and volunteerism, to introduce and share the simple pleasures of recreational bicycling with those who cannot see well enough to pilot a bike.

Braille Institute
San Diego, CA
(858) 452-1111

Challenged America
The Challenged America program is dedicated to introduce sailing as a therapeutic and rehabilitative enhancing activity to individuals with disabilities, their loved ones, and professionals in healthcare and rehabilitation.

955 Harbor Island Drive, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 523-9318

Disabled Persons Business Association
DBA assists entrepreneurs and professionals with disabilities to maximize their potential in the business world: to encourage their participation in the workforce and enhance their performance.

3590 Camino Del Rio N
San Diego, CA 92108-1716
(619) 594-8805

San Diego Center for the Blind
San Diego, CA
(619) 583-1542

California State Homeowners/Renters Assistance Program for Legally Blind Residents
Important benefits to be aware of

Services or Companies to Make Your Life Easier.

WinZoom
WinZoom screen reader can help you see your computer screen by enlarging what is on your screen. WinZoom incorporates ground breaking screen magnification/reading software into an easy to use software package.

ShopLowVision.com
Vista, CA
(800) 826-4200

Fine Lines Studios Permanent Makeup
Offers 50% off of all Permanent Makeup Services for women who are visually impaired. Their specialties are eyebrows, eyeliner, and lip liner with blending. These services are such a wonderful compliment for any woman, but are so important for women with visual impairment. The services range from $200-$550.

4743 Narragansett Avenue
San Diego, CA 92107
619.947.5085

United States Blind Golf Association
You don’t have to see it to tee it.