Elderly Housing Development & Operations Corporation develops and manages safe, secure and affordable housing for senior citizens throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, the organization was formerly known as the National Council of Senior Citizens Housing Management Corporation. It manages more than 45 multifamily communities in over 13 U.S. states. The organization s housing communities offer studio, high-rises, garden-style, and one- and two-bedroom apartment. Its communities provide opportunities to senior citizens to learn computers and arts and crafts, as well as conducts fitness, games and day trip activities. The organization maintains gift shops, beauty salons, libraries and coin-operated laundry rooms. In addition, it provides podiatry, wellness and blood pressure screening services. Elderly Housing Development & Operations Corporation maintains its headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.