Accessibility

We have tried to make this website accessible to as many people as possible.  If you have any suggestions to improve the accessibility of this site, please send us a message.

 

European easy-to-read logo

We have been given permission from Inclusion Europe to use the European easy-to-read logo on our website because Prosper Fingal meets their six conditions of use.

We would like to thank the service users who proofed our website content.  Their names are Michael Leahy, Luke Moore, Claire Adams, Anne-Marie Fowler, Mary Ellen Maughan, Laura Mangan and Dara Dockrell.

 

Guidelines

We have tried to meet the standards on web accessibility outlined in the following documents:

  • ILSMH European Association (1998) Make it Simple, European Guidelines for the Production of Easy-to-Read Information for People with Learning Disability
  • W3C (MIT, INRIA, Keio) (2008) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0
  • National Disability Authority Guidelines for Web Accessibiliity
  • Inclusion Europe, Information for all, European Standards for making information easy to read and understand

 

Symbols

Our easy-to-read version of the website uses symbols.  The symbols are Boardmaker symbols from Mayer Johnston. The Picture Communication Symbols ©1981–2010 by Mayer-Johnson LLC. All Rights Reserved Worldwide. Used with permission. Boardmaker™ is a trademark of Mayer-Johnson LLC.

 

Listen to this Website using BrowseAloud

Listen to this website using Browsealoud
You can listen to the content of our website using Browsealoud www.browsealoud.com/page.asp?pd_id=80004.  Browsealoud is a free service that can be downloaded from (insert website link) that reads out the information in our website once you highlight the text using the mouse.


Page Layout

The menu bar down the left-hand side of the page lists the main sections in the website.  Some of the main sections are divided into subsections.  When you click on a main section using the mouse, the sub-sections will appear.

 

Text

All text on this site can be made bigger or smaller by changing the default text size using the buttons in the top right hand corner of our website.