Accessibility Policy

Thank you for visiting the web site for the BeHere Initiative Site a project of Health Resources in Action. We appreciate that many visitors are concerned about accessibility and we pledge that the site is committed to achieving meaningful accessibility to this online environment. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate all users who utilize standards compliant web browsers, as well as enabling software or assistive technology.

Standards for Compliance
Extensive effort is made to adhere to the Federal Section 508 Standards requirements set forth in the Rehabilitation Act that was amended in 1998. These standards were created to help eliminate barriers in information technology, make new opportunities available for people with disabilities and encourage the development of technologies that help achieve these goals. For more information about these standards please visit the Section 508 web site ( or the Federal Access Board web site (

Downloadable Files
Some of the documents found on this web site are produced as downloadable files. Efforts have been to provide accessible, screen-readable versions for each download. Free readers are available at the following websites:

If you are unable to view any of the downloadable files on this web site, efforts will be made to provide you with a copy of this material in an alternate format. Simply use the feedback form on this Portal to make your request.

We also welcome your questions about the web site’s accessibility policy and comments on how to improve the site’s accessibility. Please contact us by using the contact form on this Portal or at the mailing address below.

Health Resources in Action
Attn: BeHere Web Team
2 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116