IRIS stands for “Include, Respect, I Self-Direct” – Wisconsin’s Self-Directed Support Program for older adults and adults with physical and developmental disabilities. TMG is proud to be the first certified IRIS Consultant Agency and supports people in all counties where IRIS is available.

This unique Wisconsin Medicaid waiver program builds upon the belief that every person, regardless of age or ability, has the right to lead a meaningful life. With TMG as your partner or under IRIS, you determine what your meaningful life looks like, including where you live, the job you want, the people you spend time with and how you are involved in your community. Using a combination of state and federal funds, you direct your program budget and manage your resources.

TMG IRIS Consultant Agency recognizes that you have talents, skills, interests, and ideas that can make you feel accomplished and in control of your life. Through IRIS, and with the expert guidance of TMG partners statewide, you can customize a plan that meets your care needs and enhances those assets. IRIS is dedicated to helping you create the life you want with the support you need.

Browse the IRIS frequently asked questions, and if you think the program is right for you, learn about eligibility and enrollment here. Also be sure to check out our Program Materials and Forms page for helpful resources about the IRIS program and other useful tools and materials.