(P)ROTECTION AND (A)DVOCACY FOR (V)OTER (A)CESS PROGRAM
The “Help America Vote Act” of 2002 ensures that people with disabilities will be able to fully participate in the electoral process. HAVA requires each state and the District of Columbia to upgrade their voting equipment so they are accessible to people with disabilities, ensure that polling places are fully accessible, and train election officials and poll workers on how to promote access and participation by people with disabilities.
Individuals who might qualify for PAVA services include, but are not limited to, the following:
The PAVA program provides the following services: