We are constantly working to improve the accessibility of our website content. Here are a few suggestions to enhance your browsing experience:
If you have trouble viewing web pages, the US Social Security Administration recommends several ways to optimize your computer and browser settings to improve your online experience. These include:
- Using keyboard shortcuts to read web pages out loud
- Increasing text size
- Magnifying your screen
- Changing background and text colors
- And making your mouse pointer more visible.
Speech recognition software such as Dragon Naturally Speaking can also help you navigate web pages and online services through voice commands.
For individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, there are several accessibility features available:
Closed captioning provides a transcript of the audio track for video presentations synced with the video and audio tracks. This benefits those who are deaf or hard of hearing and anyone who cannot hear the audio due to background noise. Most of our video content includes captions. Learn how to turn captioning on and off on YouTube.
Your computer, tablet, or mobile device has volume control features. Each video and audio service has its own additional volume controls. Adjust your device’s volume controls, and your media players’ volume controls to optimize your listening experience.
If these recommendations do not meet your needs, or you have any difficulty accessing our website, please contact us at 410-771-8200 for additional assistance.