Accessibility Statement

Hands Across the World Accessibility Statement

General

Hands Across the World strives to ensure that its services are accessible to people with disabilities. Hands Across the World has invested a significant amount of resources to help ensure that its website is made easier to use and more accessible for people with disabilities, with the strong belief that website accessibility efforts assist all users and that every person has the right to live with dignity, equality, comfort and independence.

Accessibility on handsacrossworld.com

handsacrossworld.com makes available the UserWay’s Web Accessibility Widget is powered by a dedicated accessibility server. The software allows handsacrossworld.com to improve its compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1).

Enabling the Accessibility Menu

The handsacrossworld.com accessibility menu can be enabled by clicking the accessibility menu icon that appears on the corner of the page. After triggering the accessibility menu, please wait a moment for the accessibility menu to load in its entirety.

Disclaimer

Hands Across the World continues its efforts to constantly improve the accessibility of its site and services in the belief that it is our collective moral obligation to allow seamless, accessible and unhindered use also for those of us with disabilities.

In an ongoing effort to continually improve and remediate accessibility issues, we also regularly scan handsacrossworld.com with UserWay’s Accessibility Scanner to identify and fix every possible accessibility barrier on our site. Despite our efforts to make all pages and content on handsacrossworld.com fully accessible, some content may not have yet been fully adapted to the strictest accessibility standards. This may be a result of not having found or identified the most appropriate technological solution.

Here For You

If you are experiencing difficulty with any content on handsacrossworld.com or require assistance with any part of our site, please contact us during normal business hours as detailed below and we will be happy to assist.

Contact Us

If you wish to report an accessibility issue, have any questions or need assistance, please contact our Accessibility Manager as follows:

Email: accessibility@candacecrowe.com
Phone: 1-877-384-7676

Upcoming Events

  • Our Fundraiser

    Our next fundraiser is anticipated to be in 2020. Please stay tuned!

  • Our Next Mission

    Mission 2020 Dates: Latacunga, February 1 – 9, 2020

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In the loving memory of

Dr. Stephen Pap

Cofounder, Plastic and Hand Surgeon 9/29/1963 – 3/12/2013

Dr. Pap died at the age of 49 from ALS. Hands Across the World remembers his dedicated work and love of his charity.