Zoning, Accessory Dwelling Units, and Family Caregiving

  title={Zoning, Accessory Dwelling Units, and Family Caregiving},
  author={Phoebe S. Liebig and Teresa Koenig and Jon Pynoos},
  journal={Journal of Aging \& Social Policy},
  pages={155 - 172}
Abstract This article explores the relationship between zoning regulations and co-residential family caregiving in the United States. It first provides an overview of U.S. housing policies, especially zoning. We then describe major changes in family structure and composition in the United States with their implications for caregiving and discuss how multigenerational housing options, particularly accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in single-family homes, can help support family caregiving. After… 
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