Accessibility

Accessibility and usability of Downsizing Direct

We ensure our website and its contents are accessible to a wide range of visitors, including those with disabilities.

Zoom

For users with visual impairments, if using the latest browser versions with 'text-zoom', text-size can be increased by holding down 'Ctrl' key and scrolling (at the same time) the wheel of your mouse.

Access keys

Our website can be navigated by using pre-defined 'access keys', i.e. keyboard shortcuts (see below for the list of key combinations). You can access the key navigational sections of this website without the need for a mouse by using access keys.

To navigate with access keys:

Windows

  • For Mozilla Firefox hold down the 'Shift' key, 'Alt' key and the access key (listed below)
  • For Internet Explorer hold down the 'Alt' key and the access key, release the keys and press the 'Enter' key

Macintosh

  • Hold down the 'Ctrl' key and the access key

Access Keys

[0] Home
[1] Why downsize?
[2] Are You a Care Provider?
[3] How we can help
[4] News
[5] Terms and Conditions
[6] Privacy and Cookie Policy
[7] Accessibility
[8] Sitemap
 

Web standards used

  • XHTML (eXtensible Hypertext Markup Language)
  • CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
  • Web Accessibility Initiative (W3C) guidelines

Accessible forms

All our form elements have labels. You can use you keyboard to fill information rather then mouse by using the tab key.

Non reliance on Javascript for crucial pages

Understanding the need that Javascript navigations can cause problems to some users we use simple navigation that can be access using access keys or tabs.

A site map of Downsizing Direct is available for quick reference to all main sections.

 

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