Help Support Mental Health Awareness

Hailey’s Voice of Hope is organized specifically to:

Raise awareness of mental illness and prevent suicide.

Raise funds to support tax exempt and governmental organizations that raise awareness of mental illness and prevent suicide.
Develop educational programs that raise awareness and acceptance of mental illness and provide help for affected.

For Good: Parents fight back to prevent teen suicide

This is how Lisa and Chris Acierno handle emotional pain: They grab it with all their strength and fight back. They aggressively raise money and awareness to help prevent others from feeling the pain they’ve dealt with for more than two years -- and they know will...

Mental Health Training for Local Schools

Mother helps to bring mental health training to Hillsborough County Public Schools.

‘Hailey’s Voice’ Brings Mental Health Training To Hillsborough Schools

Hailey’s Voice of Hope will bring instructors from the Jordan Binion Project to Hillsborough County Public Schools to train local educators in a mental health awareness program that will be taught to local high school students. (Photo courtesy of Jordan Binion...

If I Were in Charge of the World

If I were in charge of the world, I’d cancel chicken pot pie, blues music, the curling sport, and also Cassidy Peterson. If I were in charge of the world, There’d be pet dragons.  There’d be waterbeds containing real fish.  There’d be sundaes that weighed a...

Tampa Bay area mother brings mental health curriculum into Hillsborough County schools

TAMPA, Fla. — A Tampa Bay area mom is fighting to help local teens suffering from mental illness, like her daughter. Volunteers and law enforcement officers searched parks in North Tampa for several days back when Hailey Acierno went missing back in March of 2017....

Mental Health Awareness Curriculum Coming to Hillsborough Schools

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Teachers and support staff in Hillsborough County will soon undergo training to incorporate a mental health awareness curriculum into their classrooms. read more...

Foundation Created Following Daughter’s Suicide Brings Mental Health Training to Hillsborough County Public High School Students

Tampa, Fla. (February 18, 2019) – A local Tampa 501(c)(3) foundation, Hailey’s Voice of Hope, Inc., is teaming with local public schools and a nationally renowned mental health organization to help students better understand, identify and aid students suffering from...

Where I’m From

September, 2011 I’m from the snowflakes that fall from the sky, and pile in heaps on the ground, which gave me company— a friend with a pointed nose and a coal smile. I’m from the loons’ eerie wails, which I loved to stay awake in bed and listen to at night. I’m from...