Free Light Box Room Provided by Independence, Inc.

Independence Inc. is providing individuals with disabilities in our community the use of a light box room at our offices at 2001 Haskell Ave. It is important to get sufficient sunlight exposure to keep the body’s clock in sync, and is believed to help battle Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). This service is available now and will continue until the winter months are complete. The light box room will be available all day Mondays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays from 8 to 5, as well as, Tuesdays and Fridays from 8am to 1pm.

The light box is a free service, but appointments are required. An individual can set up an appointment by calling 785-841-0333. If transportation is required, please mention this when calling to register. Rides are a $2 each way and must be scheduled in advance.

Pictured is the light box provided to Independence Inc. Individuals can sit in front of it to fight of the dreary winter month

Pictured is the light box provided to Independence Inc. Individuals can sit in front of it to fight of the dreary winter month by Brenda Brown

Tagged: Independence Inc, Light Box Room, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

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