Accessibility

Whether you are using a smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac, BrowseAloud will provide the reading support tools you require for free.

BrowseAloud reads website content out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.

Please visit our BrowseAloud page for instructions on how to use this.

Please note that some older browsers will not support BrowseAloud functionality. Visit the BrowseAloud website to see if your browser is compatible here.

Changing your browser settings

If you do have any difficulty viewing the site, there are some things you can do to make it easier. These include changing the settings of your browser to better suit your needs.

Text sizing

If you are having difficulty reading the text on this page and would like to increase its size simply do the following:

Internet Explorer:

  • Click the "View" menu at the top of the browser window
  • Select "Text Size" from the menu
  • In the sub-menu that appears, select which text size you want to use, smallest, smaller, medium, larger, or largest (medium is the default)
  • Alternatively, hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and use the mouse wheel to increase/decrease the text size of this site.

Firefox:

  • Click the "View" menu at the top of the browser window
  • Select "Text Size" from the menu
  • Select "Increase" or "Decrease" to alter the size of the text
  • Alternatively, hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and use the mouse wheel to increase/decrease the text size of this site.

Safari:

  • Click the "View" menu at the top of the browser window
  • Select "Zoom in" or "Zoom Out" to alter the size of the text
  • Alternatively, hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and use the mouse wheel to increase/decrease the text size of this site.

Opera:

  • Click the "View" menu at the top of the browser window
  • Then select text size you want to use (as a percentage of the original)
  • Alternatively, hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and use the mouse wheel to increase/decrease the text size of this site.

Chrome:

  • Click the "View" menu at the top of the browser window
  • Select "Zoom in" or "Zoom Out" to alter the size of the text
  • Alternatively, hold down the CTRL key on your keyboard and use the mouse wheel to increase/decrease the text size of this site.

Alternative languages and formats

If you need help to get information in your preferred language or format, please call the contact centre on 01622 274100

Other formats can include:

  • Braille
  • Easy read
  • Large print.

One of our English-speaking members of staff can help arrange a translation or interpreting service for you. You may need an English-speaking person to help you do this.

Access to KMPT

All organisations that provide NHS care and/or adult social care are required to follow the Accessible Information Standard. Further information is available from the NHS England website.