We use plain and simple language across the website and have made sure the website is optimised to work on tablets, phones and other handheld devices. Here are some other ways that we try to make your experience of using this website even better.

Easy Read information

  • The Legal Choices website is here to help you.
  • If you have a legal problem and don't know where to start we can help.
  • If you want to know about lawyers you can find out facts about them.
  • You can find out about money and ways to pay for lawyers.
  • This can help you work out what to do and what your rights are.  

Viewing and using the website

You can increase the size of the website on any device you are using. If you are using a tablet or a smartphone you can use the website easily using touch, and can adjust the size of the display in the way that you would normally.

If you are using a desktop or a laptop computer you can increase the size of the website on your screen by using your internet browser's facility for this.

If you use a screen or Braille reader you will be able to view the different areas of the website. We have avoided the use of PDF documents and all images are clearly named.

The Legal Choices website uses software that supports the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. These guidelines aim to make sure websites work well with specific requirements that some disabled people may have.

We have also made sure the website's text and colours do not distort if someone increases their screen resolution to view content

Customise your computer or device

AbilityNet has information available to help you with:

  • vision - help with seeing your screen
  • help with sounds and audio
  • keyboard and mouse difficulties
  • reading, spelling and understanding

Visit AbilityNet for more help on making your computer easier to use.

Keyboard shortcuts

You can use keys on the keyboard to move around the Legal Choices website quicker. The keys to use depend on your browser. Find information for the four main browsers by selecting:

Using other languages

Google Translate is a free service that allows you to translate text and information into many different languages.

Other links

AbilityNet can help disabled people with using computers and the internet

Contact us

If you have difficulty accessing any part of the website, or if you want to make a suggestion to us please let us know.

You can get in touch through our Contact Us page.