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Elder Cottage Housing Opportunity(ECHO) Units

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Small, free-standing, barrier-free, energy efficient and removable units designed to be installed adjacent to existing single-family dwellings. ECHO units are designed to provide accessible housing for elders so that they can live independently close to family or other supportive households.