Active Tameside provides an inclusive online experience
Active Tameside now provides an inclusive online experience to enable website visitors to access online content and services barrier-free.
Website visitors are now able to access a wide range of accessibility and language support tools to customise their digital experience through Recite Me assistive technology.
Being able to offer an inclusive experience is essential to support over 20% of the population who may encounter barriers when exploring the website due to having a disability, learning difficulty, visual impartment or if they speak English as a second language.
The Recite Me assistive toolbar on the Active Tameside website includes screen reading functionality, multiple reading aids, customisable styling options an on-demand live translation feature that boasts over 100 languages, including 35 texts to speech and styling options.
At Active Tameside accessibility is extremely important. They are committed to ensuring all customers can access information and services in a way that best meets their individual needs.
Inclusion and diversity are at the forefront of their business development plan, so they are incredibly proud to be able to provide Recite Me’s innovative assistive technology across their website.
The internet can be an incredibly intimidating place for those with access barriers, and those lacking the tools they need to adequately understand or communicate are at a significant disadvantage.
Ross Linnett, Recite Me’s Founder and CEO, commented, “It is important to provide an inclusive online experience, where everyone can use our digital world in a way in which best suits their needs. As more organisations provide accessibility tools online, those who face online barriers can access information and services hassle-free. The digital world must be accessible for all.”
To explore the accessibility support tool, visit the Active Tameside website and click on the headphones icon at the bottom left-hand side.