ACCESSIBILITY

We have endeavoured to make this site usable and accessible. We would like all visitors to be able find the information they are looking for quickly and easily.
If you find a problem in using this site, please contact us at: info@athome.uk.net

If you prefer to enlarge any aspect of the website, most modern browsers have the ability to zoom in on the page.
To do this go to ‘View’ in the main menu and select your option.
If you prefer the font size on the pages to be larger or smaller, you can control this using your browser settings. Most browsers allow you to change the size of the font displayed on the screen either permanently or temporarily. How you increase the font depends upon what browser you are using. Examples of how to increase or decrease fonts in several popular browsers follows:
Internet Explorer
Opera
Netscape
Mozilla Firefox
You change font size by:
selecting ‘View’ from the menu bar, and,
selecting ‘Text Size’ and
increasing or decreasing the text size as necessary
For a shortcut key for this action, select CTRL and + to increase the text size or CTRL and – to decrease it.
Internet Explorer Version 5.5 and above provides 5 font sizes (largest, larger, medium, smaller, and smallest). Medium is the default size. You change font size by:
selecting ‘View’ from the menu bar, and,
selecting ‘Text Size’ then,
select the size you want from the list.
Or:
press and hold the ‘Alt’ key, then
type ‘V’ and ‘X’, then
release ‘Alt’ key, then
select the size you want from the list
The font size you select will remain in effect until you select a different size.
Opera Version 6.0 and above
You increase or decrease the displayed font size by:
press and hold the ‘Alt’ key, then
type ‘V’ and ‘Z’, then
release ‘Alt’ key, then
select the size you want from the list
If you have a wheel on your mouse you can also increase and decrease the size of the text by:
press and hold the “CTRL” key, then move the wheel up and down to change the size of the text
Netscape Navigator Version 4.7x and above
Allows users to increase or decrease font size with shortcut keys. To increase the displayed font size:
Hold down the ‘Ctrl’ key and press the ‘]’ key.
Font size will increase immediately.
If you want to increase the size further simply press the ‘]’ key while still holding down the ‘Ctrl’ key. To decrease the displayed font size:
Hold down the ‘Ctrl’ key and press the ‘[‘ key. The font size will decrease immediately.
If you want to decrease the size further simply press the ‘[‘ key while still holding down the ‘Ctrl’ key. Your selected font size will remain in effect until you close Netscape.
Visit your browser’s help feature for additional information on this and other browser related topics.
Accessibility and usability standards

Making a site accessible to everyone who wants to use it is important, and we have tried to ensure that our site is completely accessible to all. This site uses CSS and XHTML 1.0 Transitional.

At Home in the Community is a charity which provides care and support for people in the North East who have learning disabilities.