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VERCIDA is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of disability, capability or technology.
We aim to provide the most accessible experience possible and have implemented the following accessibility features:
We have provided a built-in-tool to translate the website into multiple languages. We have chosen the Google Translate tool. It is located on the top of every page.
Please note: Text is translated using automated software and may not be completely accurate.
We have speech-enabled this site for people who may have difficulty reading the text. We have chosen a text-to-speech application called ReciteMe.
We have provided a built-in tool to make it easier to resize the text on the site.
Alternate Style Sheet
ReciteMe allows you to change the appearance of the site by using alternate style sheets.
The tool is located on the top of every page.
For more information about RecitMe please visit the ReciteMe website.
If you need more information about using this site’s features, general accessibility or using the web and your computer, we have provided some useful links to help:
Due to certain constraints, we have had to include technologies and features that may cause accessibility issues. These include:
We are making every effort to overcome these limitations through improvements to their accessibility. Failing that, we have provided accessible alternatives.
If you need alternative versions of our downloadable documents (such as plain text or braille) or if you experience any accessibility problems with our site, please contact us.
VERCIDA does not assume responsibility for third party applications.
This site has been developed to conform to level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. These guidelines are the internationally recognised benchmark for building accessible websites. The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) explains how to make websites more accessible for people with disabilities. Conformity to these guidelines also makes websites user-friendlier for everyone.
Such is our commitment to accessibility, we asked the Shaw Trust Accessibility Services to audit our site. The 60-hour audit was carried out in May 2017. Our developers implemented all recommended changes to ensure the Vercida platform interacts with assistive technologies and provides the best user experience possible.
For more information about Shaw Trust Accessibility Assessments, please visit the Shaw Trust Accessibility Services website.
The following assistive technologies were found to be compatible with this website except for areas that have accessibility limitations.
Please note: You may experience issues with older versions of these applications or other assistive technologies. If you experience any problems, please feel free to contact us.
The site has been cross-platform and cross-browser tested and is currently compatible with modern browsers including Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome most up to date version.
Please note: You may experience issues with older versions of these browsers or other web browsers. If you experience any problems, please feel free to contact us.
We are always looking for ways to help people get the best experience from this website. If there is information you think that should be included on this page, or if you experience any problem accessing the website then please feel free to contact us.
This accessibility statement was issued on 24th of May 2017.