The Lighthouse has limited the number of individuals physically in our office as part of our COVID-19 response, however we continue to actively work with our clients remotely and by appointment. Please email us(opens in new window) or call +1 941-359-1404 for information.

+1 941-359-14047318 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243
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Volunteer or Intern with Us

Make a Difference!

A large group of teens and adults with their hands up in front of the Lighthouse building on a sunny day.
Job Skills Boot Camp with volunteers from the
Sarasota and Manatee County Gator Clubs.

While we continue to navigate through our COVID-19 response, our certified instructors are providing programs and services remotely to individuals affected by vision loss. Although our volunteers and interns remain an active part of our community, we are currently not engaged with in-person opportunities at this time. However, we will continue to take applications and would love to have your support once we resume in-person again.

There are many ways to be involved at the Lighthouse:

  • Work with children or adults
  • Field trips
  • Health fairs
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Special events
  • Outreach presentations
  • Administrative support
  • Driver for a person with a visual impairment
  • Enrichment & Social events
  • Contribute in your area of expertise

To start, please use the “Sign-up” button below to complete our secure online application or email Nicole Mobley.

An interview and training will be scheduled before placement.