Accessibility Statement

This website is run by us. We want as many people as possible to use our website. This accessibility statement explains how our website meets the regulations for accessibility on public sector websites.

Accessibility of our website

This website is run by Yorkshire Health Partners Ltd. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means 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
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using our inbuilt screen reader Browsealoud provided on the header of our website
  • Create mp3 recordings of content on our site using our inbuilt screen reader, Browsealoud
  • listen to most of the website (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)
  • We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

What to do if you cannot access parts of this website

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille e-mail yhp.contacts@nhs.net or call 01430 440 957.

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in seven 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 by e-mailing yhp.contacts@nhs.net or call 01430 440 957.

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

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

This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

How we tested this website

This website was last tested on 11 November 2020.The test was carried out using accessibility testing tool called SiteImprove.

We use this approach because it allows us to assess the entire website to locate and fix issues that are common across a number of pages across all parts of the website.

Prior to this the site was tested 10 September 2020 where the following non-compliances listed below were found:

An ID used for an element on the page is also used for another element on the page. This issue was resolved by 11 November 2020.