(970) 262-3888

Silverthorne & Breckenridge

8:00 am - 5:00pm

Monday - Thursday

Menu

Accessibility

Accessibility Statement for The Family & Intercultural Resource Center

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of The Family & Intercultural Resource Center:

  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.
  • Integrate accessibility into our procurement practices.
  • Appoint an accessibility officer and/or ombudsperson.
  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.
  • Include people with disabilities in our design personas.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. The Family & Intercultural Resource Center is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Additional accessibility considerations

Although our goal is WCAG 2.1 Level AA conformance, we have also applied some Level AAA Success Criteria: Images of text are only used for decorative purposes. Re-authentication, after a session expires, does not cause loss of data. Some videos have sign language interpretation.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of The Family & Intercultural Resource Center. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on The Family & Intercultural Resource Center:

  • Phone: 970-262-3888
  • Email:nissae@summitfirc.org
  • Postal address: PO Box 1636 Silverthorne, CO 80498

We try to respond to feedback within 5 business days.

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • browsers with assistive technology on windows and mac operating systems as well as android and iOS. 

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center is not compatible with:

  • browsers older than 3 major versions” or “Mobile operating systems older than 5 year

Technical specifications

Accessibility of The Family & Intercultural Resource Center relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • WAI-ARIA
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of The Family & Intercultural Resource Center, there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for The Family & Intercultural Resource Center:

  1. Comments from users: uploaded images may not have text alternatives because we cannot ensure the quality of contributions. We monitor user comments and typically repair issues within 10 business days. Please use the ‘report issue’ button if you encounter an issue.
  2. Archived documents: might not work with current assistive technologies because they use outdated technologies that do not support accessibility. We convert documents to new formats upon request within 3 business days. Please contact documents@example.org for support.

Assessment approach

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center assessed the accessibility of The Family & Intercultural Resource Center by the following approaches:

  • External evaluation

Formal approval of this accessibility statement

This Accessibility Statement is approved by:

The Family & Intercultural Resource Center
Communication Department
Director of Communication

Formal complaints

We aim to respond to accessibility feedback within 5 business days and to propose a solution within 10 business days. You are entitled to escalate a complaint to the national authority, should you be dissatisfied with our response to you.

Related Articles

Public Charge blog post banner
Supportive Services

Sesión de Información: Cambios a las Reglas sobre los Cargos Públicos

¿Quién?: Hans Meyer, Esq. ¿Cuándo?: FIRC Facebook Live – Miércoles, 21 de abril a las 5:30 pm Temas a tratar: Cambios e impactos de los …

Read More →
April Parenting Events
Parenting

Staying Healthy and Safe During Pandemic Times

Staying Healthy and Safe during Pandemic Times Join April Kemp and Leti Diaz virtually every Wednesday from 6 pm – 7 pm in April to …

Read More →
Covid Rental Assistance
Supportive Services

COVID Rental Assistance Program

Emergency Rental Assistance Program – COVID-19 In partnership with DOLA (Department of Local Affairs), FIRC is assisting with applications for people who live or work …

Read More →