This site has been developed to be as accessible to as wide an audience as possible. All pages have been designed to W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. Downloadable documents have been provided in both PDF and their original formats where possible. PDFs are created using the best advice on Accessible PDFs and are checked accordingly.
Where possible for all links to documents on this site, the type and file size is shown
The sitemap is a structured summary list of web page links that are available to you. Click here for Sitemap.
All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT attributes. Purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.
All links have title attributes which describe the link in greater detail, and all links are written to make sense out of context.
1. The graphical site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout and by using the 'text size' option above the main menu, font size can be increased and decreased according to user preference.
2. This text only site uses relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified "text size" option in visual browsers.
3. If your browser or browsing device does not support style sheets at all, the content of each page is still readable.
To aid those using a screen reader or a talking browser or any user agents that support access keys, quick access to the main navigation links are provided via the keyboard.
These access keys provide a quick way to navigate round the site without using a mouse.
Hold the 'Alt' key (Windows PC) or 'Ctrl' key (Apple Mac) and then press the number in relation to the position of the item in the navigation.
All links to external sites open in a new window and Dorothy House Hospice is not responsible for the content or accessibility of these referenced sites.
This website has been checked for Monochramat, Green blind (Ductan), Red blind (Protan) colour blindness compatibility.
Text Only Site
The text only site uses relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified "text size" option in visual browsers. Due to technology limitations in visual design and control of content, some aspects of the graphical site will not appear in the text only version.