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The Hatlen Center

Gain your independence at The Hatlen Center.

The Hatlen Center, a program of Junior Blind located in San Pablo, California, is now accepting applications from adults who are blind or visually impaired and are ready to take the next step towards independence. Applicants are welcome from across the United States.

Register for Camp

Spots still available in Camp Bloomfield sessions!

There are still spaces available in our camp sessions beginning soon. Hurry, they won’t last long!

Donate to Junior Blind today

Make a gift today!

Your gift helps fund programs like our Camp Bloomfield, which gives our children and their families the opportunity to experience a summer camp designed just for them.


Who We Are

Established as the Foundation for the Junior Blind in 1953, Junior Blind's mission is helping children, youth and adults reach their greatest potential.

Based in Los Angeles, we offer specialized services for thousands of infants, children, teens and adults at no cost to families. Through programs that offer early intervention, education, recreation, rehabilitation and mental health services, our students learn essential skills to help them maximize their potential and achieve their goals.

Junior Blind in the News

Blind Babies, A Program of Junior Blind of America

Enjoy Magazine - Friday, June 24, 2016

Kings Weekly: Junior Blind of America

Fox Sports West - Thursday, February 25, 2016

School Helps Blind Adults Reach Their Potential

NBC Los Angeles - Sunday, February 14, 2016