.The aims and objectives of the M3A can be summarised as follows:
- To make the M3A accessible to all on Madeira regardless of their nationality. There is no age restriction.
- To encourage and enable those on Madeira to help each other to share their knowledge, skills, interests and experience.
- To demonstrate the benefits and enjoyment to be gained and the new horizons to be discovered in learning throughout life.
- To promote opportunities for full or part time international residents to be better informed about different aspects of living in Madeira