Organisations which are self-governing and constitutionally independent of the state, do not distribute profits to shareholders, and benefit to a significant degree from voluntarism. The sector encompasses voluntary and community organisations, charities, social enterprises, and cooperatives.
The period of active retirement, often from age 60-74.
Cognitive and/or physical impairments which are barriers to learning in childhood, youth and as adults. (Note: Does not include social disadvantages, for which see ‘Disadvantaged’)