VAAC (Voting Accessibility Advisory Committee)

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A VAAC is a community-based committee that works with local elections officials. The committee meets regularly to help develop strategies to improve access to voting.

Issues such as accessible voting systems, accessibility of polling places, and ways to improve the voting experience are typical areas of discussion. VAAC’s can play a critical role in improving voting conditions for people with disabilities. For VAACs to be successful, it is crucial to have community participation.