The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Priority 1 checkpoints are the basis for a standard of accessibility.
The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines are part of a series of Web accessibility guidelines published by the W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative. They consist of a set of guidelines on making content accessible, primarily for disabled users, but also for all user agents, including highly limited devices, such as mobile phones.
Each page of lacare.org also conforms to the Technical Standards for Web-based intranet and internet information and applications defined in section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 794d).
To have the best experience of our site, we recommend that you use the latest versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE), Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Apple's Safari. L.A. Care websites are designed for optimal viewing in the latest versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE), Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Apple's Safari. These browsers provide features to make web content more accessible, including changing font sizes and screen colors for greater accessibility.
- Accessibility features in IE 8
- Accessibility features in IE 9
- Accessibility features in IE 10
- Accessibility features in IE 11
- Google accessibility features
- Mozilla accessibility features
- Safari accessibility features
Each page of the graphical version of lacare.org has a text magnification control built into it that enables visitors to easily increase or decrease typeface size. It is positioned at the top of each page right next to the link to the text-only version of the site.