u3a - Support for u3as

As a member u3a, we are here to make sure you have access to the best support, guidance and advice to help you run your u3a, lead your interest groups and connect with each other. 

Support for u3as

How to guides

Here you will find links to guides to tools that will help you stay in touch and connected with your friends, family and u3a. Some we have written in house and some are links to external articles that can help.

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Beacon is a management system designed by u3as, for u3as. It provides a simple interface for managing members, groups and finances. Beacon is available to all u3as in the UK that wish to take advantage of it.

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Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion guidance will help, support and advise u3as to ensure that all our members can access our learning and activities.

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u3a brand centre

Our new brand centre is here with new materials and assets to download.

Brand Centre


u3a Sitebuilder is a simple tool for creating a public website, at no cost, for your u3a.

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Running your U3A:

Covid and Beyond - with a variety of guides, links, tutorials, support forums (including networks and regions), many but not all, related to using technology in u3as.

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