Source: (2001) Te Ara Whakatika: Newsletter of the court-referred restorative justice project. September 2001. Issue 4. Downloaded 8 June 2004.Kay Whelan has helped to initiate several community projects in New Zealand, including the Hawkes Bay Restorative Justice Te Puna Wai Ora Inc. Since 1998, the group has facilitated 51 conferences and gained funding. Kay urges communities and new groups to demonstrate involvement and professionalism, and hopes to build respect for restorative justice in the criminal justice system.