Success Stories & News

February 12, 2020

ACE Awareness & Training Opportunities

In partnership with Children's Trust of South Carolina, ECHO’s Director of Programs + Innovation, Dr. Ann Gowdy, helps to empower our community to prevent childhood adversity through training.
February 7, 2020

Air Force Veteran Moves Out of Homelessness

The 70-year-old Air Force Veteran came to John’s Place (ECHO’s transitional housing program for Veterans) in November, after spending almost a decade experiencing homelessness. Over the last 3 months, he worked with his case managers to achieve his goals - including meeting with a job coach, applying for benefits, and finding safe, affordable, permanent housing.
February 6, 2020

Barbara Moves into Permanent Supportive Housing

Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) pairs a long-term housing subsidy with ongoing, intensive case management and supportive services – and is a proven solution to chronic homelessness. PSH not only helps people experiencing chronic homelessness achieve long-term housing stability, but also improves overall health and well-being.
February 5, 2020

Veteran and Victim of Fire Moves into New Housing

Major became homeless for the first time when his family home was condemned after a devastating house fire. The 65-year-old Veteran had lived in the home most of his life, and had nowhere else […]