Iris Place provides a safe and welcoming environment that offers an opportunity for individuals experiencing emotional distress or crisis to grow and change through the support of others with lived experience.


We believe healing happens in relationships
We believe in hope and that recovery is possible for everyone
We believe in respect for self and others
We believe in creating a space that is welcoming and healing

Article: United Way Fox Cities Contributor: Karen Iverson Riggers, Iris Place Peer Run Respite Director, NAMI Fox Valley “This was a sanctuary, a place for me to process, a place of hope & encouragement. I felt like I belonged, could be myself and grow through my own strength. I couldn’t have done it without this place.” A recent guest shared this quote as she reflected on her experience at a new resource in our community,¬†Iris Place Peer Run Respite. For … read more