Accessibility

Independent Living Assessment aims to offer a website that is accessible to people of all ages, ethnicities and abilities.


If you have any suggestions or feedback about the accessibility of the site please email general@ilaustralia.org.au or call (08) 6202 4700.

With this in mind this site has been designed to align with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA standards as recommended by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and Australian Government.

We would like to know if anything on this site is not accessible. Please contact us if you have feedback about using the site, or ideas to improve the experience.

Accessibility Features

There are many factors which make up an accessible website including colours used, text, layout and images. We endeavoured to cater for all devices with a responsive design, which displays clearly across tablets, laptops, pcs and smartphones.

Personalise your Experience

To make web browsing easier, you can make simple adjustments to the font size using your browser or use keyboard shortcuts to change the colour contrast.

Increase text size using your browser:

  • Microsoft Windows users:

Internet Explorer 9: Either follow the cog icon (settings icon) menu and select the ‘Zoom’ option or for keyboard users hold ‘Ctrl’ and press the ‘+’ (plus) or ‘-’ (minus) keys.

Firefox : You must display the standard menus then follow the ‘View’ menu and select the ‘Zoom’ option or for keyboard users hold ‘Ctrl’ and press the ‘+’ (plus) or ‘-’ (minus) keys.

  • Mac / OSX users:

Safari : Either follow the ‘View’ menu and select ‘Zoom In’ or ‘Zoom Out’ or for keyboard users hold ‘Cmd’ and press the ‘+’ (plus) or ‘-’ (minus) keys.

Source: http://www.webkeyit.com/accessibility/

Change the Colour Contrast:

To turn on your computer’s screen colour contrast use the following keyboard shortcuts:

  • Microsoft Windows users:
Press the ‘Alt’ + left ‘shift’ + ‘PRINT SCREEN’ keys together to open the dialog box. Select ‘YES’ to turn on High Contrast.

  • Mac / OSX users:
Press the ‘Cmd’ + ‘Ctrl’ + ‘Alt’ + ‘8’ keys to invert the colours of your screen.
Note: This function will not work until you go to System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > Accessibility and tick the “Invert Colors” box.)