About Us

Founded in 1925 as the Rhode Island Association for the Blind, INSIGHT’s mission is to inspire confidence, build skills, and empower people who are blind and visually impaired to become fully integrated, equally valued members of society by providing diverse services that produce opportunities and choices.

Our organization has sixteen Board members including people living with vision loss as well as professional and corporate leaders. The Board oversees and Executive Director who is responsible for the day to day management of the agency. The INSIGHT staff currently consists of seven full time employees, eight part time employees, and thirty volunteers.

INSIGHT currently serves more than 1,200 Rhode Islanders from toddlers to elderly adults who live with limited to no vision.