Voter with Disabilities
The Elections Office provides a number of services to voters with disabilities including:
- Information on Polling Place Accessibility - Each polling place is surveyed to determine accessibility and measures taken to resolve issues. Access for your polling place is included on the back cover of your Sample Ballot.
- A TTY for the hearing impaired (1-800-735-2929)
- Audio Voting - Audio ballots on Touchscreen Units are available in both English and Spanish for the vision impaired.
- Election Information on Audio - Our website includes audio files for all candidate statements and local measure information. The state provides further election information which you may access here.
- Touchscreen Unit Options - Large text and high contrast options are available on Touchscreen Units for the vision impaired. Instructions (posted) and magnification pages (available on request) are also available at the polls.
- Voters with physical dexterity issues - May request a stylus for use on Touchscreen units.
- At least one accessible voting booth at each polling place - This booth may be used by voters using wheelchairs, or any voter who has difficulty standing to mark his or her ballot.
- Graspable Pen - Available to make ballot marking easier.
- Assistance marking your Official Ballot - You may have up to two people of your choice assist you; however, you may not be assisted by your employer, union representative nor an agent of your employer or union representative.
- Curbside Voting - If your polling place is not accessible you may vote in any area as close to the polling place as possible. Someone must alert the Precinct Officers at the polling place and they will bring the voting materials to you.
- Vote By Mail Voting – All voters are entitled to Vote By Mail. Use this link Vote By Mail to access the Vote By Mail form. You may also request a one-time Vote By Mail ballot over the phone by calling 1-800-452-8683.