A voluntary organisation providing educational, creative and leisure activities for older people no longer in full-time employment.(Commonly referred to as U3A). U3A advocates learning for pleasure: there is no accreditation or validation and there are no assessments or qualifications to be gained.
Theoretical or practical training for teachers and trainers.
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.
- Lapa 1