South Tyneside Homes Accessible Website | Recite Me

South Tyneside Homes

South Tyneside Homes is an arm’s length management organisation that manages, maintains, and improves its 18,000 council homes and estates across South Tyneside for tenants and leaseholders. Its main mission is to deliver excellent services to neighbourhoods through empowered and motivated staff.

Desktop, mobile and tablet with South Tyneside Homes website using the Recite Me assistive toolbar
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Our Brief

1 in 5 people in the UK are disabled and often find it difficult to take an active part in the digital world. 

South Tyneside Homes supports a diverse range of residents across the area. To continue providing a high quality of services, South Tyneside homes requested to provide accessibility technology on their website, to enable web users to access vital housing information barrier-free. 

Our Solution

To enable website users an easy digital journey, South Tyneside Homes has installed Recite Me assistive technology on their website to support those with disabilities, learning difficulties, visual impairments, and those who speak English as a second language. 

South Tyneside Homes website users can customise their toolbar to suit their own specific needs such as translating content into different languages, reading aloud, and styling assistance. This includes adjustments to colour, font type, and size. 

Laptop with South Tyneside Homes website using the Recite Me assistive toolbar
South Tyneside Homes Logo
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Laptop with South Tyneside Homes website using the Recite Me assistive toolbar
Mobiles with South Tyneside Homes website using the Recite Me assistive toolbar
Tablet with South Tyneside Homes website using the Recite Me assistive toolbar

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