DA Lake Chapala Intro

Welcome to Democrats Abroad Lake Chapala!

In-Person U.S. Voter Assistance 

The Lake Chapala Get Out The Vote (GOTV) team will be offering in-person voter assistance daily, except Sunday, from Monday, September 21 to Tuesday, September 29, 10am to 1pm at the Lake Chapala Society.  All voters who requested overseas absentee ballots should have received them by email on or before September 19.  Priority will be given to voters from mail-only ballot return states (check at who requested their ballots but did not get them.  All required health protocols must be followed on the LCS campus.


U.S. Voter Assistance by Zoom

Vote From Abroad (VFA) has scheduled supplementary live U.S. voter assistance sessions via Zoom to meet demand.  Now, in addition to Sundays, sessions will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 4pm Eastern Daylight Time.  The next Sunday session is September 20, from midnight to midnight EDT.  Go to for more information.


Lakeside Ballot Return Information

Comprehensive recommendations about how to return ballots to the U.S. in time for them to count in the November 3 election can be found at  If Lakeside residents have additional questions or concerns about voting, they can address them to [email protected].