Braille Institute Los Angeles Center2019-12-31T11:28:34-08:00


Braille Institute’s Los Angeles Center offers services for the blind and programs and events for the visually impaired. Join us for one of our exciting lifestyle classes such as Independent Living Skills, yoga, sensory awareness or photography! The Winter class schedule runs from January 6 – April 10, 2020. Sign up for a class at any time during our trimester.

Contact Info

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Address: 741 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029
Monday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Tuesday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Wednesday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Thursday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Phone: (323) 663-1111
Fax: (323) 663-0867
Email: la@brailleinstitute.org

Upcoming Events

Janice Tsao
Janice TsaoAssociate Vice President, Programs and Services
“Braille Institute Los Angeles Center, close to the heart of downtown, is a center with an unwavering spirit to serve and help people who are visually impaired. At this location, you’re bound to find ways to maximize your vision.”

Programs & Services

Low Vision Consultations

At Braille Institute Los Angeles Center, free one-on-one consultations with Low Vision Rehabilitation Specialists can help determine the correct devices to maximize your remaining vision.

An instructor watches as a student chops vegetables

In-Home Services

Our consultants address quality of life changes, kitchen confidence, using technology, and orientation and mobility, focusing on your specific goals, degree of sight loss and home environment.

Classes, Workshops & Events

Lifestyle classes, activities and workshops help adults with sight loss build practical skills, regain independence, learn about the latest in medical development, and foster a sense of community. Individuals may sign up at any time.


Library patrons have access to more than 18,000 magazines, newspapers, and book titles in English and Spanish. We also offer free digital book machine readers, and downloadable books.

Connection Pointe

Through our Connection Pointe technology center, we offer free instruction and demonstrations on all the latest mainstream and adaptive devices.

Youth Program

Youth Program

This program for infants, children and teens, who are blind or visually impaired, creates opportunities to gain life experiences fostering confidence, self-esteem and independence, leading to higher education and employment.


Our staff and volunteers are available to give presentations, low vision consultations, lead peer support groups and table at events. Spanish speakers available.

Volunteer LA


Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Braille Institute! We have a wide range of volunteer opportunities. Please call Volunteer Services at (323) 663-1111 for more information.

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Tell us how Braille Institute has impacted your life. Email us at mmcox@brailleinstitute.org.