Using this website

This website is run by Little Owls Nurseries, part of Leeds City Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. That means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand by writing in Plain English.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible:

  • you can’t modify the line height or spacing of text
  • a small number of older PDF documents aren’t fully accessible to screen reader software

What to do if you can’t access parts of this website

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:

Email

EYS.Admin@leeds.gov.uk

We’ll consider your request and get back to you within 7 days.

If you can’t view the map on the ‘visitor information’ page of any of our venues, call or email the venue (link to contact us page) for directions.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact us:

Email

EYS.Admin@leeds.gov.uk

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Contacting us

Some of our nurseries have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter. Contact us by:

Email

EYS.Admin@leeds.gov.uk

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Little Owls Nurseries are committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA

How we tested this website

This website was last tested in August 2019. The test was carried out by Black Lab Digital ltd.

A sample of pages were tested using popular user agents including internet browsers and assistive technology.

Pages tested included:

  • our main website platform, available at www.littleowls.co.uk

The full accessibility test report is available to read online.