Language Access – Voting Resources

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Providing Language Assistance in California Elections, June 2015 – National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund

This webinar provides an overview of the federal and state language assistance requirements in California. The webinar provides information on what county election officials can do to improve compliance with these statutes and provides innovative ideas on how to use community advisory groups for effective language assistance.


Best Practices in Language Assistance: Bilingual Poll Worker Recruitment and Training, August 2016 – National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund & Asian Americans Advancing Justice – CA

This webinar covers innovative ways to outreach to language communities and to expand your pool of bilingual poll workers. Essential information on training bilingual poll workers will also be covered.


Best Practices in Language Assistance: Translation, Outreach, and Other Topics, August 2016 – National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund & Asian Americans Advancing Justice – CA

This webinar is an overview of how your work translating voting materials and doing outreach to language communities can be amplified to serve the largest number of voters in need. It will pay special attention on how to maximize the effectiveness of the facsimile ballots required under state law.