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

NEXT VAAC MEETING

July 23, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.  Please RSVP by calling 805-654-2747 or by email at irmav.hernandez@ventura.org