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Accessibility

We want this website to be helpful and easy for you to use.

There are a number of features, detailed below, which you may find helpful and if you have any comments or suggestions to improve the site, please contact us at webdevelopers@fourhousing.co.uk.

Browse Aloud
Browse Aloud enables the website to be read back to you, it is free to download and use on this website. To activate it, please click the logo on the top of the page. For more information on Browse Aloud please click here to download a document or visit their website here.

Language
This website can be translated into different languages via Google Translator, click on the language button on the header for more options.

Navigation
All of our hyperlinks are highlighted in a different colour to help you find them

Text Size
To change the size of the text, select the most suitable sized letter ‘A’ on the header of all of the web pages on this site. If none of these sizes are suitable, you can also change it by following the below instructions for your particular browser. All of our instructions are most easily followed when using the most up-to-date version of your internet browser.

For Internet Explorer Browsers (Version 9+)
  • Open the 'View' menu by pressing 'Alt + V'
  • Select the 'Text Size' option with your mouse
  • Increase or decrease the text size with your mouse
  • You can also increase the size of content by pressing 'Ctrl and +', or 'Ctrl and -' to decrease size
For Google Chrome Browsers
  • Press the customise icon just below the 'X' in the top right corner of your window
  • Move your mouse down to 'Zoom' and press the '+' or '-' icon
  • You can also zoom in by pressing 'Ctrl and +' or 'Ctrl and -' to zoom out
For Firefox Browsers
  • Open the 'View' menu by pressing 'Alt + V'
  • Select the 'Zoom' option
  • If you wish to only increase text size, select the 'Zoom Text Only' option with your mouse
  • Increase or decrease the text size with your mouse
  • You can also increase the size of content by pressing 'Ctrl and +', or 'Ctrl and -' to decrease size
For Opera Browsers
  • You can easily make both text and graphics larger or smaller using the numberpad '+' and '-' keys. Each press will increase or decrease the size by 10%
Alternative Format
All printed material can be provided to you, upon request,in alternative languages and formats if you need them. These include:
  • Large print
  • Colour differentiated
  • Audio
  • Alternative languages other than English
To request these, please contact us stating which document it is plus your name, address and contact details.

Unable to Open a PDF (Portable Document Format) Document
Certain versions of Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator do not allow PDF documents to open in your Internet Browser. If you find you cannot open this type of file, place your cursor over the link and right click on your mouse then select "Save Target As". Then save the document in a memorable location, then double click on the file where you saved it to open it.

If you find you still cannot open the document you may need PDF reader software installed on your computer, you can download Adobe© Acrobat Reader then install it on your computer, Adobe© Acrobat Reader is free to download and use. Please click here to be redirected to the Adobe website.