Guidance to help you access the NESS website
This page provides some guidance about finding your way round our home page. It also provides information and advice to help you to access the website.
The home page includes 13 blocks or sections. There is a search box in the top right hand corner if you want to search for a particular topic. Please note that the search field works best with a single search term e.g. visual impairment.
The footer of the website contains the following links:
One the left, there is a link to our entry on the Companies House with our Company Limited by Guarantee number, and below it a link to our entry on the OSCR website with our charity number.
In the centre, are our main contact details, and on the right hand of the footer, links to our Accessibility page, Contact Us page, Privacy Notice, and Terms and Conditions.
We use ReCaptcha to keep our website safe. Recaptcha asks you to complete a visual or an audio test to prove that you are a human and not a “bot”. You can renew the test any time. If you are finding it difficult to complete the ReCaptcha you can use your tab button to go past the ReCaptcha and go straight to our email address on the Contact Us page.
We have tried to make our website as accessible as possible so that it can be accessed in the way that you need to access it. We believe that the accessibility is built into the way our website has been written, structured and designed. The following features apply:
The NESS website is designed to work with screen readers and magnification software such as Zoomtext. When using magnification, it will move to the mobile set up so all the content is in a column and accessed via a burger (three horizontal lines) menu. If you do not have added software for speech or magnification and are finding it difficult to read our website, the BBC’s “My web my way” pages show how you can change the settings on your computer to:
We are committed to making sure our website is as accessible as possible and have taken care at every stage of the website design to test the website. We recognise that there will be improvements that can be made and welcome any comments or feedback that would help improve the NESS website. You can share comments or feedback about the website via our Contact Us page.