Accessibility Statement for Outside In website

Outside In is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Outside In takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Outside In website:

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Outside In website is fully conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Fully conformant means that the content fully conforms to the accessibility standard without any exceptions.

Additional accessibility considerations

Outside In takes accessibility very seriously. The charity constantly seeks to review and improve its website to ensure it is the best it can be.
The Outside In website currently has an accessibility rating of 95 out of 100 (Sept, 2020).
The areas which need reviewing to improve this score are as follows:
Performance - load times
Accessibility - ongoing check of link text, alternate text for images and captioning of audio and video.
Best practices - ensure use of HTTP/2, improve scrolling function, check coding for external links
Action is being taken to do this and the progress is reviewed every quarter.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Outside In website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Outside In website:

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

Outside In website is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

Outside In website is not compatible with:

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Outside In website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

Outside In assessed the accessibility of Outside In website by the following approaches:

Formal approval of this accessibility statement

This Accessibility Statement is approved by:

Outside In
Laura Miles
Communications manager


This statement was created on 21 October 2020 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.