Help & Resources

Resources posted on this page are intended to increase awareness or enhancement of knowledge in accessibility.

  • The U.S. Access Board posts many resources on its website including the ICT accessibility standards it has established. ¬†These standards apply and are used at CMS for at the very least, procuring, providing design and validation guidance.
  • The U.S. General Services Administration serves as a role model for the implementation of Section 508 policies. ¬†Its website also contains helpful technical guidance to making documents and websites more accessible.
  • The Department of Health and Human Services' Section 508 website posts checklists and guidance for document remediation for Microsoft Office, HTML, Multimedia, and Adobe Acrobat PDF documents.
  • Section 508.gov offers training including Section 508 laws, technical provisions established in the Access Board's ICT standards, and additional resources.
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01/09/2018 11:34 AM