Accessibility

Oakwood Accessibility Statement

We’ve built in options that allow you to change the text size of the Oakwood website however the best option is to change the settings on your computer and browser using the instructions below. This is useful if you need larger fonts or high-contrast colours and any changes made should apply to other sites you visit as well.

For more information on how to customise your browser to make the web easier to use visit the BBC’s accessibility website, My Web My Way.

Controlling text and colours in your web browser

Internet Explorer 

To resize text on the screen:
Go to the ‘View’ menu and select one of the options under ‘Text Size’.
To permanently apply font and colour changes:
Go to the ‘View/Tools’ menu and select ‘Internet Options’. On the ‘General’ tab, select ‘Accessibility’, then select the three checkboxes to show ticks.

To change the text and background colour: Go to the ‘View/Tools’ menu and select ‘Internet Options’. On the ‘General’ tab, select ‘Colors’, then click on the tick box labelled ‘Use Windows Colors’. Click ‘Text’, and select the colour you want to use. Click ‘OK’.

Mozilla Firefox

To resize text on the screen: Go to the ‘View’ menu and select one of the options under ‘Text Size’ or ‘Zoom’.

Opera

To resize text on the screen: Go to the ‘File’ menu, select ‘Preferences’ then ‘Fonts’, then change ‘Minimum font size (pixels)’.

Safari

To resize text on the screen: Go to the ‘View’ menu and select ‘Make Text Bigger’ or press the Apple (cmd) Key and the plus key (+).