Voter Accessibility Advisory Committee

ABOUT

The Voter Accessibility Advisory Committee (VAAC) advises and assists the Registrar of Voters (ROV) in making polling sites accessible to all voters.

PURPOSE

  • Assist and advise County elections officials in outreach programs and materials about accessibility
  • Advise County elections officials about accessibility of registration and voting systems and barriers to participation by the elderly and persons with disabilities
  • Recommend useful mechanisms to overcome barriers
  • Advise County elections officials in surveying polling place accessibility in compliance with the current guidelines
  • Advise County election officials on poll worker training materials as it relates to accessibility
  • Assist in the recruitment of poll workers who are representative of persons with disabilities and elderly voters

MEMBERSHIP

The committee is comprised of representatives from:

  • State Council on Developmental Disabilities (SCDD)
  • VC ARC Foundation
  • VC Area Agency on Aging (VAAA)
  • HSA Veterans
  • Moorpark College
  • Independent Living Resource Center, Inc. (ILRC)
  • Secretary of California State Council on Development Disabilities
  • Tri-Counties Regional Center

VAAC Membership Application

MEETING SCHEDULE

Dates and times are subject to change.

Location:
Ventura County Government Center
Hall of Justice, Pacific Conference Room
800 South Victoria Avenue
Ventura, CA 93009

Time:
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Date:
October 16, 2019

Please contact 805-654-2747 with questions or to request ISR interpreter services or call-in information.

VAAC Meeting Agenda 10.16.19