There are lots of ways to turn lights off and on. The traditional switch is the most common method, but there are others, and they can make life so much easier.
Here are a few you might want to try. They are especially useful for the physically challenged, the elderly, children and even pets. Check it out.
Adding a switch to a power cord for things like lamps is an easy project. These switches are very inexpensive and easy to install. They are available at most hardware stores and home centers. Basically, you unplug the cord, cut it at the point where you want the switch to be and make the connections per the instructions for that in-line switch. Some don