The following are features that we have provided that will greatly assist you to use our websites.
Access keys provide a quick way to navigate round the site without using a mouse. In line with current UK Government accessibility recommendations, the following access keys are in use on this website:
S - Skip navigation
1 - Home page
2 - About
3 - About foster care
4 - Fostering with us
5 - Apply today
6 - Your local office
7 - Events
8 - Blog
9 - Local authorities
0 - Accessibility
The keys are used in conjunction with the ´Alt´ or ´Ctrl´ keys and ´Enter´ key (which vary depending on your browser).
1. Hold down the:
a. ´Alt´ key if using Internet Explorer for Windows
b. ´Ctrl´ key if using Mozilla/Firefox, or if using Internet Explorer or Safari on a Mac
c. ´Shift´ and ´Esc´ together if using Opera (note Opera ignores numeric Access Keys)
d. 'Ctrl' and 'Alt' together if using Chrome on a Mac
2. and simultaneously select a key from the list above
3. then press ´Enter´ if using Internet Explorer for Windows PC (other browsers go to the page immediately).
The site has been structured to allow quick access to links when using the keyboard for navigation.