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At LifeArc, we are committed to ensuring that our website is accessible to everyone, regardless of ability or technology used to access the internet. We strive to adhere to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 at level AA, to provide an inclusive online experience for all visitors.

Accessibility Features:

  1. Semantic HTML: We use semantic HTML5 markup to enhance navigation and ensure compatibility with assistive technologies.
  2. Keyboard Navigation: Our website is fully navigable using only a keyboard, allowing users who cannot operate a mouse to access all content and functionalities.
  3. Alternative Text: Images on our website are accompanied by descriptive alternative text, providing context and meaning for screen reader users.
  4. Color Contrast: We maintain sufficient color contrast ratios between text and background elements to ensure readability for users with visual impairments.
  5. Resizable Text: Visitors can adjust the size of text on our website using browser controls, accommodating individuals with low vision or those who prefer larger text sizes.

Feedback and Support:

We welcome feedback on the accessibility of our website. If you encounter any barriers while accessing our content or have suggestions for improvement, please contact us at info@lifearc.org. Your insights help us continually enhance the accessibility of our digital platforms.

Ongoing Accessibility Efforts:

LifeArc is dedicated to ongoing accessibility improvements. We regularly review our website and digital assets to identify areas for enhancement and implement best practices in accessibility design and development.

Accessibility is a journey, and we are committed to making continuous progress to ensure that everyone can access and benefit from the information and services provided on our website.

The following things are currently being worked on to improve accessibility of the site:

  1. Accessible Forms: Our online forms are designed with accessibility in mind, featuring proper labels, instructions, and error notifications for screen reader users and keyboard-only navigation.
  2. Video Captions: Videos hosted on our website include closed captions to make multimedia content accessible to users who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  3. Accessible Documents: Where applicable, downloadable documents are provided in accessible formats, such as HTML or tagged PDFs, ensuring compatibility with screen readers.

Date of Last Revision: 19/03/2024

For further inquiries or assistance regarding accessibility, please contact info@lifearc.org.

We appreciate your support in creating an inclusive online environment for all users.

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