The Association of Estonian Folk High Schools is the umbrella organization for 14 schools offering non-formal adult education (liberal adult education). The association supports the development of its members, encourages the exchange of experiences and co-operation, deals with the advocacy and image of folk high schools, participates in the discussion of adult education, and carries out joint projects.

The Association of Estonian Folk High Schools is a strategic partner for the Ministry of Education and Science.

The Association connects folk high schools in different counties that have similar principles, future goals, and way of operating. Together, the schools make Estonian residents and educators are aware of the importance of liberal adult education and folk high schools in lifelong learning. The members offer each other support and cooperation.