Katiesgrant.com is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of circumstance and ability. We aim to adhere as closely as possible to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0, Level AA), published by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
We are continually seeking out advice and solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the highest level of overall web accessibility.
If you have any comments and or suggestions relating to improving the accessibility of our site, please don't hesitate to contact us via our contact page: https://www.katiesgrant.com/contact. Your feedback will help us make improvements and we will address your feedback immediately to improve the accessibility of our site. Thank you!
Throughout the website, there may be third-party sites. These sites, which are not controlled by katiesgrant.com, may present challenges for individuals with disabilities that katiesgrant.com are not able to control. Please know that these sites are not used as the sole vehicle for communicating vital information.
Here are the Accessibility Policies provided from third-party sites (which are currently publicly available).
How to zoom into your screen:
Below are a few ways to zoom into your screen or web browser to see content more clearly.
1. On Windows, press the Windows key and plus sign (+) at the same time to zoom in. You can also use the “Magnifier” application under “Accessories”.
2. On Mac, go to “System Preferences”, open “Accessibility” and select the “Use keyboard shortcuts to zoom” box. Then reference the various keyboard shortcut options for zoom.
3. On your Apple device, tap “Settings”, then “General”, then “Accessibility”. Tap the “Zoom” button and toggle it “On”.
4. You can also use “Ctrl” (“Cmd” on Mac) plus the plus (+) or minus (-) keys when you're in a web browser.
5. Additional web browser specific ways:
Internet Explorer (IE) users: select View > Text Size
Firefox users: select View > Zoom
Google Chrome users: select the Chrome Menu > Zoom
How to change text colors or fonts on web pages:
Most major web browsers have options to change font sizes and colors:
1. In Safari, select “Preferences”, “Accessibility” tab, and then check the “Never use font sizes smaller than” box and select minimum font size.
2. In Chrome, go to “Preferences,” go to the “Font size,” “Customize fonts” in other ways, or set default “Page zoom.”
3. In Internet Explorer, go to “Tools”, then “Internet Options”, on to “General”. From here, select “Colors”, “Fonts”, or “Accessibility” depending on what you would like to change.
4. In Mozilla Firefox, choose the Menu dropdown, “Preferences”, then “General”, then finally “Fonts & Colors”.
How to find and use a screen reader:
“Screen readers” are text-to-speech software that allow people audible access to visual web content if they are not otherwise able to perceive that is on the screen. Regarding screen reader options available to you, there are free options available, including NVDA for Windows and VoiceOver for Mac. Other options are JAWS for Windows. Screen readers accept input in a variety of ways, but one of the most common forms is through your keyboard. By pressing the down arrow in JAWS, for example, you are able navigate through items on the page. JAWS will also accept Braille input.
Accessibility tools on mobile devices:
VoiceOver (iOS) and TalkBack (Android) are screen readers that come built-in to most devices. To turn on VoiceOver, go to “Settings”, then “General”, to “Accessibility”, and then turn “VoiceOver” on. You can set the “Accessibility Shortcut” to “VoiceOver” from the “Accessibility” page in order to triple-click the “Home” button to toggle VoiceOver on and off. TalkBack has a similar feature.
“Zoom”, “Magnifier”, “Color Filters”, “Reduce White Point”, and “Invert Colors” are other features and tools on iOS that you can use. These are also available through the “Accessibility Shortcut.”