Voting is a fundamental right for all adult American citizens. By Federal law, having a disability such as a brain injury does not alter this right in any election. This includes national, state and local elections. All election polling locations must be accessible or provide an alternate means for a brain injury survivor to vote. Moreover, having a brain injury does not stop a survivor from registering to vote if he or she was not registered pre-injury. For more information, follow this link to the US Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division.
Now go out and vote!
Learn about brain injury treatment services at the Transitional Learning Center: tlcrehab.org
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