Lions Center for the Visually Impaired of Diablo Valley

General Information

Lions Center for the Visually Impaired of Diablo Valley
175 Alvarado Avenue
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 432 3013

Services Offered

  • Counseling
    • Provides social evaluation, individual and group counseling, referral to community services. Refers for other counseling/social work services.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Refers for employment services.

  • Recreation Services
    • Offers program for adult continuing education, cooking, crafts, bowling, fishing, field trips, and talking book discussion group.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides training in activities of daily living, braille, handwriting, use of video magnifiers and electronic mobility aids, home management in client's home and community.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Offers adaptation and training for those with vision problems so they can move about their homes safely and travel with confidence in their community.

  • Information and Referral
    • Refers for other health services.

  • Assessment
    • Offer free vision screenings to people 55 and older throughout our service area primarily at senior housing facilities.

  • Support Groups
    • Hosts group meetings throughout Contra Costa County. Each group is facilitated by a skilled professional.