We are continuously working to improve the accessibility of content on our website. Below, you’ll find a few recommendations to help make your browsing experience more accessible.
If you have trouble seeing web pages, the US Social Security Administration offers the following tips for optimizing your computer and browser to improve your online experience:
- Use your computer to read web pages out loud
- Use the keyboard to navigate screens
- Increase text size
- Magnify your screen
- Change background and text colors
- Make your mouse pointer more visible (Windows only)
If you are looking for mouse and keyboard alternatives, speech recognition software such as “Dragon Naturally Speaking” may help you navigate web pages and online services. This software empowers the user to move focus around a web page or application screen through voice controls.
For deaf or hard-of-hearing users, several accessibility features are available:
Closed captioning provides a transcript for the audio track of a video presentation that is synchronized with the video and audio tracks. Captions are generally displayed visually over the video, which benefits people who are deaf and hard of hearing, and anyone who cannot hear the audio due to noisy environments.
Most of our video content includes captions. Learn how to turn captioning on and off in YouTube.
Your computer, tablet, or mobile device has volume control features. Each video and audio service has its own additional volume controls. Try adjusting both your device’s volume controls and your media player’s volume controls to optimize your listening experience.
If the recommendations above do not meet your needs, we invite you to contact us at 856-424-5955 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.