Thank you for visiting the Erie County website and reviewing our web accessibility standards. Pages on this site are accessible to individuals with disabilities in accordance with provisions of the Section 508 Workforce Investment Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
This site currently complies with Level AAA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines v2.0 as addressed in the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative. If you are having a problem accessing this web site, please let us know and we will work to ensure you can successfully access our information and forms.
This site currently conforms with the following:
Below are some examples of how these features may be helpful to you...
Our web site automatically works with Windows' "High Contrast" mode.
If your computer is already set for High Contrast mode, activate it by pressing:
If you are uncomfortable with the mouse, you will soon be able to operate the entire Erie County web site using just the keyboard:
Or, to fill out forms:
Additional Accessibility Tutorials for Microsoft Products are available at Microsoft's website.
To turn VoiceOver on or off, use Command-F5.
Option-Command-8 Turns screen zooming on or off
Option-Command-= Zooms in
Option-Command-- (hyphen) Zooms out
Command-Option-Control-8 Inverts the screen colors
Command-Option-Control-, Reduces contrast
Command-Option-Control-. Increases contrast
Additional Accessibility Keyboard Shortcuts can be found on Apple's website. (Includes key combinations for moving focus in full keyboard access mode.)