We are committed to making sure everyone using this website can access the information on it.

Making adjustments

The AbilityNet website gives guidance on adjusting your computer to meet your needs. This includes things like:

AbilityNet is a national charity that helps people who have a disability use computers and the internet.


Many documents on our website are PDFs. You can download PDFs using Adobe Acrobat Reader.

If you use screen reading software that is not compatible with Adobe Reader, you can download Adobe's free tool to convert PDF files to text which can be understood by most screen readers.

Our accessibility statement

This accessibility statement applies to the King's College Hospital website ( and covers:

  • accessibility standards we aim to meet on this website
  • the work we are doing to make this website as accessible as possible
  • how you can tell us about any accessibility issues you find on this website.

Accessibility standards

We are committed to making this website as accessible as possible. We aim to meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 at the AA standard. WCAG guidelines are a worldwide standard aimed at making websites more user friendly for everyone.

An accessibility audit of this website was carried out in September 2020 and we have since been working to improve accessibility on this website. We are committed to the re-testing of this website once non-compliances have been fixed.

Preparation of this statement

This statement was prepared on 23 September 2020. It was last reviewed on 23 September 2020.

This website was last tested in September 2020. The test was carried out by Zimo Accessibility. A sample of 16 pages were tested to cover the different page types featured on the website. A content check has also been carried out to identify any themes of accessibility issues relating to content and formatting of text.

Give your feedback

Whilst we aim to meet these standards, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website, and there may be times where we do not meet your expectations. If you have any accessibility issues with this website please let us know.

For information about how we support people who have a disability, impairment or sensory loss to fully understand the information we give them, read our information on the Accessible Information Standard.