"Holly Hakes has been an instrumental part of our department for years, providing service and care for our employees when we need it the most. Her understanding of law enforcement and commitment ,especially during high stress and traumatic incidents always goes above and beyond."
- Chris Fitzgerald, Barron County Sheriff,
Barron County, Wisconsin
"Holly assisted our department with a line of duty deputy death. Holly responded immediately and met with members of our office that day and for the next several days following. Holly has continued to work with our members as of today. Without Holly’s assistance I believe that we would have had members leave their law enforcement career."
- Jeff Wallace, Rusk County Sheriff,
Rusk County, Wisconsin
"She is one of the nicest people I have ever met."
"The Clark County Sheriff Office has and will continue to use Holly Hakes’ Wellness Solutions Services’ because of Holly’s absolutely unparalleled care and service towards our staff in a dire time of personal or professional need."
- Sheriff Scott Haines,
Clark County Sheriff Office, Wisconsin
"Holly Hakes has played a pivotal role in the support of our team’s wellness in the aftermath of officer-involved shootings. She understands the work and psyche of police officers more than any mental health professional I know. Moreover, she cares deeply about us. Every time we have needed Holly, she has immediately answered the phone and given us her full time and attention for as long as necessary. Simply stated – she’s exceptional."
- Chief Benjamin Bliven,
Wausau Police Department, Wisconsin
"Holly has been a great resource for our department, she always makes herself available, listens, and provides real solutions. The toughest thing about working with law enforcement officers is being able to relate to them. Holly has mastered the art of relating and is able to provide a much-needed service to assist emergency services with mental health and overall wellness."
- Chief Kelly Bakken,
Altoona Police Department, Wisconsin