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Visitor Accessibility

Accessibility Policy

At Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit, we are committed to ensuring that our website is accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities. We believe in providing an inclusive online experience that is user-friendly and easily navigable for all visitors. This Accessibility Policy outlines our commitment to accessibility and the steps we have taken to make our website accessible.

Accessible Design

We strive to adhere to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, Level AA standards, published by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Our website is designed with accessibility in mind, incorporating features such as:

  • Text alternatives for non-text content to ensure compatibility with screen readers.
  • Keyboard navigation functionality for users who cannot use a mouse.
  • Clear and consistent navigation structures to facilitate easy browsing.
  • Scalable text and adjustable contrast options for improved readability.
  • Compatibility with assistive technologies such as screen readers, voice recognition software, and alternative input devices.
  • Descriptive headings, labels, and alt text for images to enhance comprehension.

Accessibility Features

Our website includes several accessibility features to accommodate diverse user needs:

  • Alternative text: Images on our website are accompanied by descriptive alternative text to ensure that they are accessible to screen reader users.
  • Keyboard navigation: Our website can be navigated using keyboard shortcuts, making it easier for users who cannot use a mouse.
  • Text resizing: Users can adjust the size of text on our website to suit their preferences, improving readability for individuals with visual impairments.
  • Contrast adjustment: Our website offers options to adjust the contrast between text and background colors, enhancing visibility for users with low vision.
  • Skip navigation: Users can skip repetitive navigation elements and go directly to the main content of each page, saving time and improving usability.
  • Accessible forms: Forms on our website include labels and instructions that are compatible with screen readers, ensuring that they are accessible to all users.
  • Video captions: Videos on our website are captioned to provide access to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.
  • Audio descriptions: Where applicable, audio descriptions are provided for visual content to ensure accessibility for users with visual impairments.

Feedback and Support

We welcome feedback from users regarding the accessibility of our website. If you encounter any accessibility barriers or have suggestions for improvement, please contact us at +1-201-698-7886. We are committed to continuously enhancing the accessibility of our website to ensure that it meets the needs of all users.

Accessibility Testing

We conduct regular accessibility testing to identify and address any potential barriers to accessibility on our website. Our testing process includes:

  • Manual testing: Our team reviews each page of our website to identify accessibility issues and ensure compliance with WCAG guidelines.
  • Automated testing: We utilize automated accessibility testing tools to scan our website for potential issues and prioritize remediation efforts.
  • User testing: We solicit feedback from users with disabilities to identify areas for improvement and ensure that our website is accessible to all individuals.

Accessibility Compliance

We are committed to complying with relevant accessibility legislation and standards, including:

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): We strive to ensure that our website complies with the ADA, which prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in public accommodations, including websites.
  • Section 508: Our website aims to meet the accessibility standards outlined in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, which requires federal agencies to make their electronic and information technology accessible to people with disabilities.

Accessibility Statement

We have developed an Accessibility Statement to communicate our commitment to accessibility and provide information about the accessibility features of our website. Our Accessibility Statement is available on our website and includes details about:

  • Our commitment to accessibility.
  • Contact information for accessibility inquiries and feedback.
  • Details about the accessibility features of our website.
  • Information about accessibility testing and compliance efforts.

Continuous Improvement

Accessibility is an ongoing priority for us, and we are committed to continuously improving the accessibility of our website. We regularly review feedback from users, conduct accessibility audits, and implement enhancements to ensure that our website remains accessible to all individuals.