About Cleveland Sight Center

Helping people who are blind or who have low vision.

Who We Are

Our goal is to enable those who are blind or have low vision to achieve independence. We engage, educate, empower and employ; providing training and guidance to our clients and the communities we serve.

Cleveland Sight Center (CSC) has served the needs of Northeast Ohio residents who are blind or have low vision for over a century. CSC offers developmental, rehabilitation and vocational services to ensure success in today’s society.

The services are targeted for all age groups. Our team of optometrists, therapists, employment specialists and other CSC staff are dedicated to assisting our clients live their lives to the fullest. Through education, recreation, training and assistive technology, CSC provides opportunities for those who are blind or have low vision to engage in activities and optimize remaining eyesight.


Engage individuals who have vision loss at an early age and their families to help them reach their full potential. Engage the community to reach a broader understanding of the impact we have on the clients' lives.


Educate clients to help them learn daily living skills, social skills, and develop a work history. Educate the community on the services we provide as an agency.


Empower people with vision loss to realize their full potential. Empower clients to feel comfortable in self-care in their own homes, learn to navigate unfamiliar environments and prepare for school and employment.


Help individuals find and keep work. Employ individuals who are blind, live with vision loss, or have another work-limiting disability in CSC's Call Center.

Why We Are Here

Cleveland Sight Center’s mission is to empower people with vision loss to realize their full potential and to shape the community’s vision of that potential.​

CSC understands the fears and anxieties associated with the loss of eyesight. We are committed to helping our clients achieve ambitions and goals that they may have thought were unrealistic because of vision loss. CSC is where you can be yourself and become part of an extended family whose members are coping every day with blindness and low vision.

How We Can Help

CSC is dedicated to assisting clients to live well with vision loss. Contact us today at 216-791-8118 for additional information, to register as a new client, or to make a referral.

Annual Report

CSC offers unique and innovative programs and services each year. Learn more about the developments and achievements of CSC over the past year in the latest Annual Report.

Donor Honor Roll

CSC’s success is in large part to the generosity of donors. Thank you to all who have offered CSC the financial assistance needed to expand our programs and services.

Diversity and Inclusion

Cleveland Sight Center is committed to values of diversity and inclusion in order to create a climate of respect that is supportive to everyone’s individual success. We strive to provide an environment favorable to all regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, age, nationality, ethnicity, ancestry, disability, military status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other factor or characteristic protected by law. We recognize that the responsibility for diversity and inclusion lies with all at the agency: leadership, administration, staff and volunteers.