All Elections are important, Disability Rights Iowa encourages participation in elections big and small,with the following goals:
- Encourage voter registration for all Iowans with a focus on Iowans with disabilities and/or mental illness;
- Inclusion of the perspective of Iowans with disabilities and mental illness;
- Increased awareness of issues and policies that affect Iowans with disabilities and/or mental illness;
- Ensuring voting is accessible to all Iowans.
Disability Rights Iowa has a voting site DRIVoting where Iowans with disabilities can learn about their rights and upcoming elections.
Disability Etiquette for Poll Workers
Etiqueta de Discapacidad para los Trabajadores Electorales
Did You Know? Important facts about your voting rights in Iowa!
Importante Votacion Hechos!
Curbside Voting in Iowa
Additional Information for Voters with Disabilities
Polling Place Accommodations
Know Your Rights
Different Ways to Vote in Iowa
Eligibility in Iowa
Register to Vote in Iowa
Pollworker Pocketguide on Accessibility
Tips for Serving Voters with Disabilities
Watch the video “Election Day in Iowa”, which explains the voting process and how to get help if needed.
Nonprofit VOTE – Nonprofit VOTE partners with America’s nonprofits to help the people they serve participate and vote. One of the largest source of nonpartisan resources to help nonprofits integrate voter engagement into their ongoing activities and services.
“Access Denied – Barriers to Online Voter Registration for Citizens with Disabilities” , A 2015 Report by the American Civil Liberties Union.