Category: Improving Accessibility for Voters with Disabilities

Quick Check Accessibility Booklet

The Iowa Secretary of State’s Office partnered with Disability Rights Iowa to produce and distribute accessibility guide booklets across the state. The quick check guide includes information about accessible voting equipment, spacing, and signage. Booklet panels can also be used as a measuring tool. The Quick Check Accessibility booklet provides an easy and useful reference for counties, helping them to provide the best experience to all voters, including those with disabilities.

Competition Submission

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) annual Clearinghouse Awards, also known as the “Clearie” Awards, promote best practices in elections and celebrate the accomplishments of election officials across the United States.

Iowa Secretary of State - U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) 2020 Clearinghouse Awards Winner for category Improving Accessibility for Voters with Disabilities