Accessibility Statement

Our Commitment to Accessibility

We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience.

Our goal is to improve and enhance usability and accessibility of this website (www.patagoniawellness.com) by adhering to the standards and guidlines of online inclusion and accessibility.

Digital Inclusion

At Patagoniawellness.com we are committed to making our website as accessible as possible to people with special needs.

We're constantly working towards improving the accessibility of our website to ensure we provide equal access to all of our users.

When we began developing our website we included principles of accessible design to enhance accessibility of our website for users with disabilities. These principles include:

  • Enabling the ability to adjust the font size
  • Maintaining colour and adequate contrast ratios for text, buttons and website design
  • Adequate alternative texts for images
  • Tooltip link information. Pass your cursor over the following link: (hover over link)
  • Providing information with ARIA attributes

Ongoing work

Our effort to provide a fully accessible website for all visitors is a continuous one. We test our site, check its preformance and monitor how it behaves. We have included different kinds of soutions to improve user experince and will continue doing so as technology evolves

Guidelines

We have adopted, as as many as possible recommendations laid down by the Web Content Accessibility Guielines (WCAG) 2.0 incorporating them into our website's design.

WCAG aim at making websites more accessible for people with disabilities and also help to make them user friendly for all users.

The WCAG are best practices recommended by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and they define three levels of accessibility, graded A, AA and AAA respectively.

Our goal is to satisfy the Level AA guidelines.

Related Links

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0

Our HTML is Validated

This website has been coded and built using code that is compliant with the W3C HTML5 standards.

Compliant code meanst htat it will display correctly on current and future browers.

Resizable Text

We have included a clickable button that allows you to increase or decrease the soze of the text used in our webpage.

It is located on the upper left side of the page and is a pair of white colored letters "T" inside a black box. See image below:

image showing our resizable text button

By clicking on the large "T" font size increases. Click the small "T" to reset

How to Resize text using your browser's capabilities

You can also modify the size of text of webpages by adjusting the settings in your browser:

Resize Text in Internet Explorer

Press the Alt key to display the menu bar. Select View > Text size > Desired text size.

You can also use the following keyboard shortcuts to Zoom in or out of a webpage:

  • Zoom In: Ctrl++
  • Zoom Out: Ctrl+-
  • Reset: Ctrl+0

Resize Text in Firefox

Press the Alt key, it will display the menu bar (upper left corner of browser window). Select View > Zoom > Zoom In or Zoom Out.

If you only want to resize text (instead of the whole webpage) chose Zoom Text Only is selected before resizing.

To reset, select View > Zoom > Reset

  • Zoom In: Ctrl++
  • Zoom Out: Ctrl+-
  • Reset: Ctrl+0

Mac Keyboard Shortcuts to zoom webpages

  • Zoom In: Cmd++
  • Zoom Out: Cmd+-
  • Reset: Cmd+0

Chrome: Resize text

Go to the browser menu, select Settings > Appearance > Your desired font size

Windows Keyboard Shortcuts to zoom are:

  • Zoom In: Ctrl++
  • Zoom Out: Ctrl+-
  • Reset: Ctrl+0

Contact us regarding Accessibility

We are continually seeking out solutions that will improve our website's overall web accessibility. Should you experience any difficulty in accessing this website, please don't hesitate to contact us.

This website is owned by Patagonia Wellness, based in the Argentine Republic, and you can contact us through our e-mail address: info©patagoniawellness.com

Issued on August 27, 2018. Revision 00.

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