Accessibility

This site includes several options allowing the user to adjust the settings to suit their requirements and provide greater accessibility.

Adjusting the Text Size

The text size used throughout the site is easily increased or decreased using your browser. A couple of examples of how to do this are listed below:

Changing your Text Size in Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  1. Select ‘Text Size’ from the ‘View’ menu.
  2. Select from the list of predefined text sizes raning from ‘Largest’ to ‘Smallest’.

Changing your Text Size in Mozilla:

  1. Select ‘Text Size’ from the ‘View’ menu.
  2. Select ‘Increase Font’ or ‘Decrease Font’ to adjust the font size accordingly.

Access Keys

This website includes integrated keyboard shortcuts, known as Access Keys, to allow quick access to pages and provide quick and easy navigation for users without a mouse.
The keyboard shortcuts can be used from any page in the site and are listed below:

1 = Home
2 = News
3 = Sitemap
4 = Search
5 = Living with Us
6 = Privacy
7 = Our Approach
8 = Find a Home
9 = Contact
0 = Accessibility options

To use these access keys follow the instructions below:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer – press ‘Alt’ and number, then press enter.
  • Netscape – press ‘Alt’ and number at the same time.
  • Mozilla – press ‘shift’, ‘Alt’ and number at the same time.
  • Apple Mac’s: Microsoft Internet Explorer – hold down ‘Control’ key and then press number.

To return to this page to amend your settings click on the ‘Accessibility’ link at the footer of each page or use the Access Key ‘0’.