As LifeSpan’s educational affiliate, The Beacon Institute is the leader in education for senior care and service providers. We provide expert educational programs to professionals, caregivers and providers in support of advancing knowledge across the adult lifespan. We train thousands annually on critical issues in our own Handelman Conference Center as well as host the largest annual senior care conference for the Mid-Atlantic region.
Our mission is to utilize Goodwill resources to help people with disadvantages achieve self-sufficiency. Our vision is to leverage our donated goods retail enterprise to optimize our outreach in the communities we serve. Our direct and indirect service delivery will be characterized by relevance, excellence, and cost effectiveness.