Programs & Services

For kids and adults with low or no vision and the people who love and support them

Independence Immersion Program

Our Independence Immersion Program enables you to regain control of your life so you can live the life you desire. You’ll work with specialized instructors to set achievable goals, learn techniques for organization, cooking, safe travel, and access to any technology. All skill levels are welcome. Get started today on your journey to living your best life!

For Schools and Families

School Services

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In person and virtual Vision Services meet the educational needs of students who are blind or have low vision throughout California. Partnering with school districts and parents for over 20 years, we specialize in an all-inclusive vision approach which includes Vision Services (TVIs), Orientation & Mobility, and Braille Transcription.

Youth Services

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We go above and beyond academics by building student confidence, resourcefulness, and independence. Youth Services focuses on students’ successful integration into society and prepares students to live in a world designed for sighted individuals.

All Programs & Services

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Gateway to Independence Support Group

This support group is geared for clients who are new to vision loss. During this sessions, you will have an opportunity to discuss your feelings, fears and your concerns as you navigate your way through your vision loss journey.  As a result of participating in this support group, you will learn how to empower yourself […]

Peer Mentor Group, Palo Alto

Only those with vision loss can fully understand the experience. Find support, understanding, and friendship with members of the Vista community. Meet at the Palo Alto office and walk to a local coffee shop for fun conversation!

Quick Circuit Core

Join this fun and supportive class to develop essential fitness skills and body management by exercising with others. This weekly class explores practical fitness through effective movement and breathing control using sets of short, circuit repetitions of core exercises. These sessions will help improve your balance, control, and strength. This is a consistent activity for […]

Book Club San Jose

Join for a fun and spirited discussion on the book choice of the month and discover new favorite reads!

Vista Voyagers

Vista Voyagers builds character, confidence and independence in students through educational and fun community events. This is a great way to meet other students and families in our Vista community! All events are focused on the Expanded Core Curriculum. UPCOMING EVENT Voyagers Back To School Anti-Bullying and STEM event Vista Center welcomes you back to […]

Accessible Bingo

Enjoy an engaging game of bingo with braille and large print cards!

Beginning Ceramics

Express your artistic side with this hands on ceramics class. You will learn basic clay and glazing techniques as you create simple works of art.

Advanced Ceramics

Take your ceramic skills to the next level! Learn advanced techniques to build more complex projects. This class is designed for those who have mastered the beginning ceramics techniques.