There are a series of standards we msut work to, to ensure that anyone who views our website gets a basic level of information from using it, especially for those with visual impairments or other accessibility issues.
Our website has been built around internationally recognised guidelines for accessibility and where possible we’ve got a site that goes above and beyond the minimum requirements. We’ve also introduced working text size controls, background colour changers and translation tools.
More and more of you are viewing our website on something that isn’t a computer or a laptop.
Our website automatically formats itself to best fit the device you view it from, so no pinching and zooming on your iGalaxyPhonePad required. We’ve also saved you money by not having to develop an expensive separate mobile app.
This is a biggy. Many of our tenants want to manage their account online like check their rent account balance, pay their rent and report things online. Our website allows you do this. Sign up for a 'do it online' account today. This doesn't replace the homes bidding system called Home Choice Lincs which continues to advertise our properties on our behalf.
Over time we’ll be looking to add more and more functions so you can do even more online with us.
If you have any comments or suggestions then we’d love to hear from you.
Whether you are using a Smartphone, Tablet, PC or Mac, we have installed BrowseAloud Plus which will provide the speech and reading support tools you might require for free. Just click "screen reader" on the grey accessibility bar at the bottom of your screen to launch BrowseAloud.
BrowseAloud Plus reads website content out loud using the most natural and engaging voice to transform your online reading experience. New features include: Translator, Simplifier, Screen Masking for Touch Screens and the ability to personalise the settings to suit individual needs and preferences.
Other features include:
More than 7,000 websites use BrowseAloud, so once you have it on your device you can listen to all of these websites too. For more information, please visit www.browsealoud.com
BrowseAloud Plus helps website visitors who require online reading support and those who simply prefer to listen to information instead of reading it. Those with print disabilities, such as dyslexia or mild visual impairments, and those with English as a second language find BrowseAloud Plus particularly useful.
Page last updated: 19 January 2016
On Sunday 2nd April, Northern Powergrid will be carrying out some maintenance work which means our head office will be without power for the day. You will still be able to get in touch over the weekend by calling our usual number 01724 279900 [read more]