This new reading and care light meets fully the changing requirements that can be found in retirement homes and care facilities, as well as in clinics and hospitals. Sick people have immense care requirements. In addition, elderly people generally also suffer from age-related vision and perception problems. Good lighting is the prerequisite for the rehabilitation measures of the nursing staff and for allowing the seniors to live as independently as possible. Together with a professional global concept, light influences the whole atmosphere of a room. Dimensions, colours and materials show their individual effects. This way, good light enhances the quality of life, the physical and mental vitality and thus reduces the overall care requirements.