News & Events
Shrek Jr. the Musical
Mark your calendar for NISRA's annual fall theater performances! Our 2 theater programs will combine forces for shows on Wed, Dec 16 & Fri, Dec 18.
NISRA's score on our 2014 Loss Control Review was 99.57 on a 100 point scale, a rating of "Excellence Level A!" The review is a comprehensive risk management assessment and education tool designed to measure the safety practices of park districts and special recreation agencies. Thank you to all of our staff & volunteers for their part in making our programs safe & fun!
Welcome to NISRA
Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association
NISRA provides year round recreation activities for people with disabilities. Since 1976, children and adults of all ability levels have enjoyed socializing, building skills and having fun in hundreds of weekly programs, special events, camps and trips each year.
NISRA...enriching the lives of people with disabilities through meaningful recreation experiences.
Are you familiar with NISRA? Click here to watch a heart-warming 9 minute video about us.
NISRA also has a YouTube channel. See a few more videos there: NISRACrystalLake (no spaces between words)
Our Service Area
NISRA serves residents with disabilities in 13 communities in northern Illinois, thanks to the partnership of the member districts. Click here to see the list of 13 member districts.
Registration & Brochures
Online registration for programs is now available.
Click on the button below to begin!
Click here for the Winter/Spring 2016 brochure. Registration deadline Dec 18.
Click here for the Fall 2015 brochure. Registration deadline Sept 11.
Shop the NISRA Store
To view the merchandise and find order information, click here.
Support NISRA with your online donation.
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United Way Support
A Barrington Area United Way
supported agency. www.bauw.org