Resilience, Community and Connection at Kenneth Gardens

Kenneth Gardens is Durban’s biggest low-income housing estate and offers subsidised housing to between 1500 and 1800 residents in Umbilo. Initially built for low-income families who were categorised as “white” under apartheid legislation in the 1940s, the 286-unit estate transformed radically in the 1990s with the dismantling of harsh segregation laws. Because of its unique …