We are committed to ensuring everyone can use this website and have developed the site to suit different user needs. In this section we explore ideas for making the site more accessible and at the end have listed links to more detailed information on different devices. Please get in touch if you have ideas for improving the accessibility of the site or if you have any other questions – we’d like to hear from you.
You can choose what the page looks like by clicking the ‘Access options’ icon which is located at the top of each page. Here you will find a small panel will expand allowing you to choose between Default view, High contrast (yellow text on a black background) or Low contrast. You can also change the size of the text.
Increasing access on different devices
Depending on what adjustments you prefer to make the web easier for you to use, there are changes you can make to your devices to increase access to our website, including:
- Speech output
- Magnifying the screen
- Making the mouse point bigger
- Slowing down the mouse speed
- Using the keyboard to move around a website
Go to the AbilityNet website for advice on making your device easier to use.
More info for access on different devices
For more detailed guidance on how to increase accessibility and change how your device or web browser works, we recommend the following websites:
For information about accessibility options using a Windows PC see Windows Accessibility features
For information about accessibility options using an Apple PC see Apple accessibility for OSX
On an iPhone or iPad
For information about accessibility options using an iPhone see Apple accessibility for ios
On an Android device
For information about accessibility options using an Android device see the Android accessibility help centre