The Cancer Academy is committed to ensuring that our website, located at https://canceracademy.nhs.uk, is accessible to all users, including those with disabilities. We strive to provide an inclusive and user-friendly online environment where all individuals can access our content without barriers.
We are working towards achieving compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 at the AA level. WCAG 2.1 is recognized as an international standard for web accessibility and is designed to make web content more accessible to people with disabilities.
To enhance the accessibility of our website, we have implemented the following features:
Alt Text for Images: We provide alternative text descriptions for images to ensure that users with visual impairments can understand the content of images.
Screen Reader Compatibility: Our website is designed to be compatible with popular screen reader software, making it easier for users with visual impairments to navigate and interact with our content.
We conduct regular accessibility testing on our website to ensure that it meets the WCAG 2.1 AA standards. These tests are performed at least twice a year to identify and address any accessibility issues promptly.
We welcome feedback from our users regarding the accessibility of our website. If you encounter any accessibility barriers or have suggestions for improvement, please use our Contact Form to get in touch with us.
For any questions or concerns related to website accessibility, please contact us at:
This accessibility statement will be reviewed and updated regularly to ensure that it remains accurate and up-to-date with our accessibility efforts.