At Sunrise Child Advancement Initiative (SCAI), we are committed to ensuring that our website is accessible to all individuals, including those with disabilities. We strive to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, which outline international standards for making digital content accessible. This accessibility policy outlines our commitment to providing an inclusive online experience for all users.
- Accessibility Features
1.1. Text Equivalents: We ensure that all non-text content, such as images, videos, and audio files, have appropriate text alternatives, enabling users with visual impairments or assistive technologies to access the information.
1.2. Keyboard Navigation: Our website is designed to be fully accessible via keyboard navigation, allowing users who cannot use a mouse or pointing device to browse and interact with the content effectively.
1.3. Clear and Consistent Layout: We maintain a consistent and user-friendly layout across our website, ensuring clear headings, logical navigation, and organized content to assist users in finding information easily.
1.4. Color Contrast: We use color combinations that provide sufficient contrast, making text and other visual elements readable for users with visual impairments.
1.5. Adjustable Text Size: Our website allows users to adjust the text size to their preference, providing flexibility for individuals with visual impairments or reading difficulties.
- Ongoing Accessibility Efforts
2.1. Regular Audits: We conduct regular accessibility audits to identify and address any barriers or issues that may hinder accessibility. This includes testing the website with assistive technologies and engaging users with disabilities for feedback.
2.2. Staff Training: We provide training and resources to our website developers, content creators, and staff members involved in maintaining the website, ensuring they are knowledgeable about accessibility guidelines and best practices.
2.3. Accessibility Testing: Prior to the launch of new features or updates to the website, we perform thorough accessibility testing to ensure compatibility with assistive technologies and adherence to accessibility standards.
2.4. Feedback and Support: We encourage users to provide feedback or report any accessibility barriers they encounter while using our website. We promptly investigate and address these issues to improve the overall accessibility of the site.
- Accessibility Statement
3.1. We include an accessibility statement on our website, outlining our commitment to accessibility and providing contact information for users to reach out with any accessibility-related concerns.
3.2. The accessibility statement is prominently displayed and easily accessible from all pages of the website.
- Compliance and Continuous Improvement
4.1. We aim to comply with WCAG 2.1 Level AA guidelines, striving to ensure our website is accessible to the widest range of users possible.
4.2. We continually monitor advancements in accessibility standards and best practices, adapting our website and policies accordingly to enhance accessibility.
SCAI is dedicated to providing an inclusive online environment for all users. Our accessibility policy ensures that individuals with disabilities can access the content and functionalities of our website. By adhering to international accessibility standards and engaging in continuous improvement, we strive to create an accessible digital platform that promotes equal access and participation for everyone.