Nightlights for children provide comfort and security to both children and adults. They provide a small gentle light that children find reassuring. For parents, a child's nightlight provides a small amount of light make it a bit easier to check on them at night.
A nightlight is not intended to replace all lighting in your child's room. It is a supplemental light for nighttime. Please review our section on Lamps & Lighting for additional information.
Nightlights are also convenient in hallways and bathrooms. They usually provide just enough light for what you need.