Glasgow Life is committed to meeting the requirements of the Equality Act 2010 and makes every effort to ensure its communications are accessible.
To the best of our knowledge this website adheres to W3C WAI WCAG 2.0 Level AA accessibility standards. However, if you encounter difficulties using our website, please don’t hesitate to contact us and make us aware of the issue.
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Accessibility links for Microsoft and Mac
Viewing and listening to PDF's
Many Glasgow Life leaflets and application forms are available for downloading. Most of these documents are in PDF format which means they can only be viewed using Adobe Reader.
Read out loud
The latest version of Adobe Reader, comes with the ability to 'read' the PDF content to you. This function is known as 'Read Out Loud' and can be accessed as follows: With the PDF you want read to you open in Adobe Reader version 6 or later, go to the 'View' menu and select 'Read Out Loud', you will then have the option to 'Read This Page Only' or 'Read To End Of Document'. You can download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader from Adobe's website
This is a BrowseAloud-enabled website. This means that BrowseAloud allows you to have the content read to you including PDF and Word files. BrowseAloud helps any website visitor who requires online reading support. This includes those with learning difficulties such as dyslexia, mild visual impairments and those with English as a second language.
Click the BrowseAloud logo, on the bottom right of this website, to start.
Links to other websites
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