Have you considered serving as a poll worker? A friendly and knowledgeable poll worker can make the difference for a voter trying to make their voice heard at the polls. If we have more poll workers who have a disability, it may help our polling places to be more accessible and disability informed. We put together this video, featuring some of our coalition members who serve as poll workers:
- Consider Becoming a Poll Worker (video)
- Consider Becoming a Poll Worker with Audio Descriptions (video)
Find more information about serving as a poll worker:
- The Wisconsin Election Commission provides information on the responsibilities of an Election Day Poll Worker here (or “Election Inspector” as the position is formally called)
- If you want to learn more about being a poll worker, contact your municipal clerk and let them know you are interested. You can search for your municipal clerk’s contact information on the MyVote Wisconsin website.