Accessibility Statement

This website has been designed to comply with the international web accessibility standards issued by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) as part of their Web Accessibility Initiative.

All reasonable effort has been made to ensure that as much of the website as possible meets the 'AA' standard as set out in the Web Accessibility Initiative guidelines, where it is possible and reasonable to do so. If you experience difficulties using our website please use the Contact Details below for assistance.

For more information on accessibility within the Life Changes Trust Website please refer to our Accessibility Policy below.

Life Changes Trust Website Accessibility Policy

Current Standards Compliance

  • The majority of pages on this site comply with all priority 1 and 2 guidelines of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
  • The majority of stylesheets used to control layout and presentation of the pages on this site validate to the W3C CSS standard.

Accessibility Tools

We have developed specific tools to enable particular disabled user groups to get a better experience on our website. These are located along the top of our web pages and include:

  • Change text size
  • Change colour contrast

Text Size

When changing your browser text size, keep this information in mind:

  • Bigger text means less information on the screen at any one time and more scrolling.
  • You may need to click on the 'Refresh' or 'Reload' button for changes to take effect.

Shortcut Keys/Access Keys

Navigation links that are common to most pages on this web site have been assigned shortcut keys for easier access.

Shortcuts:
0 - Home
1 - More About Us
2 - Care Experienced Young People
3 - People Affected by Dementia
4 - Trust Funding
5 - Our Publications
6 - News & Events
7 - How to Contact Us
 
A - Accessibility
B - Terms & Conditions
C - Privacy
D - Disclaimer
E - FAQs
F - Jobs

In most Windows browsers hold ALT and press the access key followed by the 'enter' or 'return' key (Opera uses Shift + Esc followed by key). On Apple use Cmd + key (except Opera). In Mozilla Firefox use Shift + Alt + the key (no need to press enter).

Links

Links have title attributes that describe the link in greater detail.

Images

All content images should include descriptive ALT attributes. Purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.

Visual Design

This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.

Public areas of this site use only relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified 'text size' options. If your browser or browsing device does not support stylesheets the content of each page is still readable.

Documents

Many of the documents in this site are PDFs and require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view, which is available as a free Download.

Contact Details

You can contact us at -
Life Changes Trust
Empire House, Fourth Floor
131 West Nile Street
Glasgow, G1 2RX

or by phone on 0141 212 9600