Lighthouse of Collier

General Information

Lighthouse of Collier
2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite 211
Naples Florida 1 34104
(239) 430 3934
kahtleenpeck@prodigy.net
http://lighthouseofcollier.org/

Brief Description

Incorporated in 2009, the mission of the Lighthouse of Collier is to promote the development, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of programs and services that foster independence and enhance the quality of life for the blind, visually impaired, and their caregivers.

Staff

Donna Lee Brooker, Vision Rehabilitation Assistant, donnalee@lighthouseofcollier.org

Scott Flagel, Executive Director, Scott@lighthouseofcollier.org

Rick Hart, Assistive Technology Instructor, rick@lighthouseofcollier.org, 239 430 3934

Wendy Olson, Director of Programs, Wendy@lighthouseofcollier.org

Services Offered

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology
    • Offers training in the use of assistive technology from large print displays and braille, to accessing Email and Internet with talking PCs.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Offers training in skills to live independently and safely at home, including tactile medication labeling, cooking, money identification, grooming, how to use check/signature guides, talking watches, using a phone, safety tips and much more.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Transition program offers training skills in daily living, self advocacy, communication, assistive technology, job seeking, orientation and mobility and more.

  • Services for Seniors

  • Support Groups
    • Holds a support group for individuals who are blind or visually impaired every Tuesday from 10:00 am to 11;30. RSVP required by calling required by calling LOC at 430-3934.