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

Who is it for?
Program Size
Independence Level

Book Club San Jose

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

Accessible Bingo

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

Meet, Greet, and Eat San Jose

Join Vista community members at local restaurants for a group dining experience tasting the flavors of local eateries.

Meet, Greet, and Eat Santa Cruz

Join Vista community members at local restaurants for a group dining experience tasting the flavors of local eateries.

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.

Basic Sewing Skills

Learn sewing skills to create a small item of your own or join in to help with group sewing projects. Sewing techniques are optimized for those with vision loss

Healthy Lunch

This weekly lunch provides nutritious substance for individuals. Join to create meaningful and fun connections with new friends within the Vista Center senior community. This is a Senior Nutrition Program.