To provide access to the printed word to the visually impaired through the broadcast of verbatim readings of newspapers, magazine, and books.
CRIS is Chicagoland's only radio reading service and dial-in service for the blind and physically handicapped. Using volunteer readers, CRIS provides broadcasts of local newspapers and magazines 24 hours a day via an SCA frequency donated by WBEZ-FM, Chicago. CRIS also offers a dial-in service, making readings from The Chicago Sun-Times and The Chicago Tribune available via phone five days a week.
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