This section includes articles with practical ideas on how to identify and address common accessible communication problems. We will add new resources from time to time.
Making complaints process accessible
"No Labels" interview with Robyn Hunt about making information accessible
"No Labels" is a weekly radio programme on Wellington Access Radio that explores the diversity of disability issues.
Brendon Fitzgibbon interviews Robyn Hunt about information accessibility issues and making information accessible.
An introduction to engaging with older and disabled people
Disabled and older people face considerable barriers to inclusion within community and other engagement processes.
Ten point business case for website accessibility
Accessibility is about:
- an inclusive approach.
The business case for web accessibility:
The concept of Universal Design underpins everything we do at AccEase.
"Universal design is the design of products and environments to be usable by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialized design."
– Ron Mace NC State University, The Center for Universal Design
Eight-point media disability language guide
In New Zealand the terms “disabled people” or “people with disabilities” are usually considered accurate and respectful for general use. Either will do. Some people want to be thought of as people first, rather than focusing on disability.