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We work tirelessly to create aspirational careers for people who are visually impaired.
Employment
We are here to support people of all ages at the onset of vision loss and throughout the journey.
Vision Services
We challenge ourselves to seek new opportunities, create more jobs and provide more services to those in need.
Plastics
We offer rehabilitation and education services that help you continue to live independently and with dignity.
Rehabilitation Services
We manufacture the highest quality products in our state of the art ISO:9001 certified facilities.
Products and Services

Empowering people with vision loss to achieve their goals and aspirations.


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Vision for Life

We see a world where everyone with vision loss rises to their full potential. Through our foundation, manufacturing, retail and professional services, Alphapointe provides employment and services for people who are blind or visually impaired.


Our History

What began over a century ago in a woman’s living room is now one of the region’s largest resource for people who are blind. Today, Alphapointe is one of the largest employers of people with visual disabilities in the United States with over 400 employees. 


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Our History

What began over a century ago in a woman’s living room is now one of the region’s largest resource for people who are blind. Today, Alphapointe is one of the largest employers of people with visual disabilities in the United States with over 400 employees. 


Latest Alphapointe News

Mission Moment: Regaining Independence Despite Diabetic Macular Edema

Bessie Kelly is a 65-year-old woman living with diabetic macular edema. Needing assistance, she was referred to Alphapointe to receive Occupational Therapy services. Alphapointe started with an in-home evaluation and has continued with follow up training visits to help Bessie increase her independence with daily activities. Initially, Bessie’s main challenges included difficulty reading small print,
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Volunteer Spotlight: Terri Wright

As part of the ongoing Volunteer Spotlight series, we checked in with volunteer Terri Wright on why she chooses to donate her time and energy to Alphapointe. Q&A with Terri  Tell us about you… I grew up in Independence, Missouri and attended pre-school at Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired in Kansas City. I received
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Richard Heimer Celebrates 45 Years at Alphapointe

If you worked at the same organization for decades, you might start to think about how much time you’ve spent doing the same thing. Not Richard Heimer. But, there is one thing he’s able to easily quantify. Nov. 17, 2021 marked the 45th anniversary of when he started working at Alphapointe. Heimer’s first job in
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Vision Services

We help people with vision loss maintain their independence.


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Our Foundation

We empower people with vision loss to live, work and be independent.


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Products and Services

We manufacture an array of high quality. state-of-the-art products.


Our Values

Accountability and Conduct

Excellence and Integrity

Service and Responsibility

Initiative and Teamwork

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