West Texas Lighthouse for the Blind

General Information

West Texas Lighthouse for the Blind
2001 Austin Street
San Angelo Texas 1 76903
(325) 653 4231
wtlb@wcc.net
http://www.lighthousefortheblind.org/

Brief Description

The West Texas Lighthouse for the Blind is a manufacturing facility that employs people who are blind or have severely impaired vision. The Lighthouse is primarily engaged in the production of writing instruments and over the years has developed several unique pens for niche markets. They produce various types of pens from post-consumer recycled plastic and are currently developing a line of biodegradable pens.

Staff

David Wells, Executive Director, d.wells@lighthousefortheblind.org

Services Offered

  • Counseling
    • Refers for other counseling/social work services. Provides consultation to other agencies.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Provides on-the-job training. Sells products manufactured in workshops (ball point pens, liquid-filled markers, canvas bags) on site and online. Refers for other employment services.