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Accessibility statement for the Help for early years providers service.

Accessibility statement for the Help for early years providers service

This accessibility statement applies to the Help for early years providers service.

This website is run by the Department for Education (DfE). We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you will be able to:

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible:

Some documents are in non-HTML formats, for example PDF, every effort has been made to make these accessible. You can also view the organisation’s accessible document policy to report any problems or request documents in an alternative format.

We have yet to test:

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 5 working days.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact:

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the

Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS)

Contacting us by phone or visiting us in person

We provide a text relay service for people who are D/deaf, hearing impaired or have a speech impediment.

Our offices have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter.

Contact us:

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Department for Education (DfE) is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance Status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

Non Accessible Content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons:

We have yet to test:

Non Compliance with the accessibility regulations

We are investigating the audio description of visual information within videos.

We have yet to test:

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 27 September 2021. It was last reviewed on 30 April 2024.

This website was last tested on 29 April 2024. The test was carried out by the Help for early years providers team.

Our approach was to test all pages.