East Lancashire Hospice | Covering Blackburn, Darwen, Accrington and Clitheroe areas

01254 287000


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Changing your computer screen settings

To change the size of the image shown on your screen on a PC running the Windows 95 and upwards operating system, go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Display > Settings and change the desktop area by using the sliding bar. On an Apple Macintosh, you can use the Monitor & Sound Control Panel to change the resolution.

Having difficulty with your keyboard or mouse?

You can fine-tune your mouse and keyboard settings under Start > Settings > Control Panel > Accessibility in Windows 95/98/NT/2000 and XP.

Navigating the website using your keyboard

You can navigate to selected areas of our website using designated shortcut keys on your keyboard. You will need to press Alt and the number designated below, followed by Enter in order to use keyboard shortcuts:

Home = 1
About Us = 2
Advice = 3
Support= 4
Activities= 5
Involvment = 6
Links = 7
Contact Us = 8
Accessibility = 0
Age Concern Products = p

Skipping Navigation for talking browsers and screen readers

For speech browsers, You can press Alt and S followed by Enter to skip navigation on our pages.