Accessibility Statement

Accessibility statement for Fair Futures 

 This statement applies to content published on Fair Futures 

This website is run by Islington Council. It is designed to be used by as many people as possible. The text should be clear and simple to understand. You should be able to: 

  • change colours, contrast levels, and fonts   
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen 
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard   

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand. 

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability. 

How accessible this website is 

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible: 

  • some of the pages are difficult to navigate using just a keyboard 
  • not all of the content can be accessed using a screen reader  
  • not all headings include text 
  • not all PDFs are accessible. 

How to request content in a different format 

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille: 

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 working days. 

Reporting accessibility problems with this website 

 We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact us. 

Enforcement procedure  

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS) 

 

Technical information about this website’s accessibility  

Islington Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.  

 

Compliance status  

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. The ‘non-compliances’ are listed below.  

 

Non-accessible content  

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.  

 

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations  

  • Not all controls change (including, links, buttons and fields) appearance when they are selected. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 2.4.7. We plan to address this by31 January 2021
  • When viewed on small screens (like mobile phones) content isn’t large enough to read without being zoomed-into and scrolled in two dimensions on some pages. This fails on WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.4.10. We plan to address this by31 January 2021. 
  • Pinch-to-zoom feature is not available on all pages. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.4.4. We plan to address this by31 January 2021.
  • Notall form controls (fields) have labels. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.3.1. We plan to address this by31 January 2021. 
  • Not all text has sufficient contrast. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.4.3. We plan to address this by1 February 2021.
  • Not all content is easy tounderstand.This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 3.1.5. We plan to address this by 1 February 2021. 
  • Not all PDFs display meaningful headings. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.3.1. We plan to address this by1 February 2021.
  • Some PDFs do not contain alt text or tags. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.3.1. We plan to address this by1 February 2021.

 

Preparation of this accessibility statement  

This statement was prepared on 28 October 2020. It was last reviewed on 30 October 2020.  

This website was last tested on 27 October 2020. The test was carried out by Islington Council using a combination of manual and automated testing.