Help and Accessibility

Developing an accessible website

MRS Independent Living is committed to ensuring that this website is accessible to everyone.

We have used our knowledge and understanding of how different people access the Internet to develop a website that is clear and easy for everybody to use. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, please contact us, as we are continually striving to improve the experience for all visitors.

The MRS Independent Living website has several features designed to make it as accessible as possible to users with impairments or special requirements. We will continue to develop our website to ensure we produce accessible content.


The website’s primary navigation is located at the top of each page. Secondary navigation elements are mainly contained in drop-down menus, also available on all pages. A link to the home page is available on each page throughout the website. All navigation elements are marked up as HTML unordered lists and styled with CSS.

Semantic markup

All pages on this site use structured semantic markup eg H1 tags are used for main titles, H2 tags for subtitles.


All content images used in this site include descriptive alternative text attributes. Where an image is used for a decorative purpose the alternative text will be left blank.


We use JavaScript on this website to improve the experience for most of our users. However some of these enhancements can become an inconvenience in certain conditions, so we have ensured the site is still accessible when JavaScript has been disabled.

Text Resizing

Font sizes can be changed by altering your browser settings. This website has been built using relative font sizes, and will seamlessly adapt to user requirements.


Foreground and background colours on this website have been selected to provide a proper level of contrast for ease of reading.