Story: Teenagers and youth

Teenage mothers' school

Teenage mothers' school

Seventeen-year-old Rebecca Duffy holds her five-month-old daughter Charlotte at Eden Campus school for teenage mothers in Mt Eden, Auckland, in March 2007. Teen parent units operate under the governance of an existing school. They offer young, school-age pregnant women and mothers an opportunity to continue their studies in an environment where their children are also cared for.

See also: Teen Parent Schools website

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Carl Walrond, 'Teenagers and youth - Teenage sexuality', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 January 2022)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017