Story: Suburbs

Solo mum (2nd of 3)

Solo mum

Mandy Kee of Balclutha holds her children Jayden (left) and Zak. By 2006, when this photo was taken, single-parent households like Mandy’s had become common throughout the country.

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Mark Derby, 'Suburbs - Suburban life since the 1970s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 11 Mar 2010