Press release -
PRCA publishes updated Accessible Communications Guidelines for 2023
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has published an updated edition of its Accessible Communications Guidelines - in partnership with Current Global - to help PR and communications professionals deliver accessible content.
The new, 49-page edition is the first version of the guidelines also available in braille and has been updated to include more detail on TikTok, ChatGPT and hosting of physical and virtual events.
To request a braille version, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
PRCA Managing Director, Renna Markson, said:
“Accessibility is everyone’s business. The technology available to support accessible communications continues to evolve, and this new edition brings us up to date. It’s designed to help every member of the PRCA, and the industry beyond, to create more inclusive content, campaigns, and experiences. We hope it will spread understanding of the latest and best practice.”
Current Global CEO, George Coleman said:
“We’ve been so encouraged by the number of firms and individuals who have connected with us as a result of these guidelines. We know that the accessible communications landscape will continue to evolve at pace, but the more that we can help others in our industry to take those first important steps means that we’re moving in the right direction for a more inclusive world. We’re proud to be part of this movement.”
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is the world’s largest professional PR body.
Representing 35,000 PR professionals in 82 countries worldwide, we are a global advocate for excellence in public relations. Our teams across Europe, the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific work with professionals around the world to co-ordinate our operations across six continents.
Our mission is to create a more professional, ethical, and prosperous PR industry. We champion - and enforce - professional standards around the world through our Professional Charter and Code of Conduct. The Code compels members to adhere to the highest standards of ethical practice.
We deliver exceptional training, authoritative industry data, and global networking, and development opportunities.
We also manage the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) - the umbrella body for 41 PR associations and 3,000 agencies across the world. Additionally, we support the delivery of the Motor Industry Communicators Association (MICA).