There are many benefits to using fibre optic lights in a sensory room. This post is intended to outline what exactly fibre optic lights are, what the benefits are and how they can be used in sensory room or environment.

What are fibre optic lights

Fibre optic lights use LED’s in small lightweight housing (see picture below) to shine light through thin plastic tubes. These tubes or fibre strands are made up of plastic fibres that carry the light right the way through the strand.

Fibre Optic light in housing

The LED lights can cycle through the colour spectrum emitting reds, greens, blues etc. for the user to interact in a tactile way.

Fibre Optic Lights can come in different forms. For example, Apollo Creative have two different