The Municipality of Port Hope is committed to making every effort to ensure persons with disabilities have access to Municipal goods and services. We welcome your input on how we might improve service delivery.

Accessiblity Information and Resources


Contact Us:
Works & Engineering Department
5 Mill Street South
Port Hope, ON
t: 905.885.2431
f: 905.885.0507

We are pleased to provide several options to make our Municipality's websites more accessible for all users. Our accessiblity options are available on and For further assistance, contact

Browse This Site Out Loud

Listen to this website with BrowseAloud Plus

Whether you are using a Smartphone, Tablet, PC or Mac, BrowseAloud Plus provides free speech and reading support tools. 

What is BrowseAloud Plus?

BrowseAloud Plus reads website content out loud using the most natural and engaging voice to transform your online reading experience.  New features include: Translator, Simplifier, Screen Masking for Touch Screens and the ability to personalize the settings to suit individual needs and preferences. 

Other features include:
• Dual-Color Highlighting     • MP3 Maker                    • Secure Site Reading
• Text Magnification            • Screen Masking             • PDF Reading
• Translator                        • Pronunciation Modifier   • International Languages

More than 7,000 websites use BrowseAloud, so once you have it on your device you can listen to all of these websites too. For more information, please visit

Who does BrowseAloud Plus help?

BrowseAloud Plus helps website visitors who require online reading support and those who simply prefer to listen to information instead of reading it. Those with print disabilities, such as dyslexia or mild visual impairments, and those with English as a second language find BrowseAloud Plus particularly useful. 

How do I get BrowseAloud Plus?

Click on the BrowseAloud at the top of this page to launch the BrowseAloud Plus toolbar then simply click any text to hear it read aloud.

Support with using BrowseAloud Plus

A full range of support services are provided for BrowseAloud Plus:
Tel:  (888) 248-4947


Other Accessiblity Settings

Different operating systems and browsers have accessibility settings that you can modify to make your browsing experience easier.

Changing text size, mouse pointer visibility, colours, fonts, resolutions, contrast and magnification settings can all be changed.

Operating Systems: