In direct response to the 1993 HAIPP findings, that year policy was updated once more, emphasising for the first time a multi-agency approach to domestic violence alongside the existing policy of pro-arrest.
Busch (1993) Hamilton Abuse Pilot Intervention Project (HAIPP): Two-Year Review, HAIPP Monitoring Team of Waikato, Hamilton.
Local women's refuges offer crisis support lines in conjunction with the HAIPP office.
HAIPP provides community education, counselling support and group therapy for abuse victims.
The mixed results from HAIPP suggest that one programme is not suitable for treatment of all.
Under HAIPP, the arrest and charging of male abusers is mandatory whenever there is evidence that abuse has occurred.