Joining a Florida homeschool support group is a good idea for families who are new to the homeschool experience. These support groups can help parents and students deal with the unique challenges of homeschooling as well as provide homeschool families with social and networking opportunities. Many support groups organize field trips, offer classes and create hobby-related clubs making the homeschooling experience both educational and enjoyable for all involved.
Alternative Homeschool Educators (ALT HS Group) is an all inclusive group in South Florida, serving mainly Broward County with some members in Palm Beach and Miami-Dade Counties. Our goal is to provide information, resources and support to home educators and their families; to co-ordinate educational and social opportunities in a co-operative, nurturing and multi-generational environment for adults and children; and to promote an open and inclusive community for home educators to interact, in an atmosphere of respect and dignity.
Bay Area Christian Homeschoolers (BACH) is a not for profit, volunteer, non-denominational Christian support group for homeschooling families mainly in Hillsborough and Pasco counties. We are Christian-based but not Christian-exclusive. Our purpose is to encourage our member families in their homeschooling efforts by providing fellowship, information, socialization and support.
Boca Home Schoolers, Inc. is a home education support group with a special interest in upholding Christian beliefs. Anyone home schooling as follows is invited to join. Full Membership: legally homeschooling at least one child. Pre-School Membership: have at least one pre-school child who they anticipate homeschooling.
Brevard Alternative Homeschool is a support group for Brevard County, Florida Homeschoolers practicing or exploring alternative philosophies such as agnosticism, atheism, humanism, Paganism, Native American spiritualism or Wicca. All others friendly to freethought or alternative philosophies are welcome. The group offers friendship, support, help with secular or alternative curricula, and a forum for discussing issues we may have as non-traditional homeschoolers.
Welcome to the home page for the Broward Homeschool Teens-N-Tweens group. We are an inclusive group. This group is designed to meet the needs of our Tween, age 10-12 and Teen, 13+ homeschool children. We have classes, and events especially for this age group.
This group is designed to provide Catholic Homeschoolers in the Tampa Bay Area with the opportunity to participate together in group activities, exciting fieldtrips, educational experiences, developmental opportunities and service projects throughout the area. We are happy to welcome non-Catholics, but we do ask that all members respect the Catholic nature of this list.
For families homeschooling students age 11 to 18 and living in Central Florida, this teen only group includes activities, field trips, etc. will be geared toward the middle to high school level/age group.
We are homeschooling families enjoying a lifestyle of curiosity and learning. CHE members are not organized around a particular curriculum or teaching style, because we recognize that each family knows what works best for them. Many of our members are Christians, but a statement of faith is not required to join Chipola Home Educators. Our purpose is to enrich the educational and social quality of each homeschooling family. We do this by providing field trips and group activities each month.
The purpose of CHEACC is to provide information, support, and encouragement to local Christian home school families. The organization was established upon basic Christian values and principles found in the authoritative Word of God.
Our goals are to provide homeschool families with information, encouragement, and Christian relationships. CHEFF is for those seeking to communicate and build support networks with other families who share like values.
This group is dedicated to the Christian Homeschool Support of the Western Communities in Palm Beach County, FL. This group primarily serves residents of Loxahatchee, Royal Palm Beach, Wellington and Palm Beach Gardens, but all are welcome to join.
We are a group of home educators that reside in Okaloosa county on Florida's beautiful Emerald Coast. We see childhood as a natural process and as such seek for the most appropriate and natural approaches to raising and teaching our children.
FCH was established in 2004 to serve as a steady source of encouragement and support to local homeschooling families by providing members with fellowship, support, and communications, as well as social, educational & outreach opportunities.
This is a Christ-centered home school support group ministering to approximately 200 families in Brandon and the Tampa Bay area. FISH offers a variety of co-ops, competitive sports, recreational sports, field trips, band, choir, chess, P.E. and much more.
We are a support group of homeschoolers in the Golden Triangle area of Lake County, Florida that meets regularly. We offer weekly park days, field trips, mom's night outs, and other events throughout the year. With over 200 families, we have all ages and homeschooling approaches represented in our group, although the highest concentration of students is lower middle school and younger.
GCCHEA, a Christian homeschool group, is one of the largest homeschool groups in the area. A large close-knit community of homeschoolers in Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton Counties offers an extensive forum and activities planned by the members.
Home Education After Righteous Teaching was established in 2006 to serve as a source of encouragement and support to local homeschooling families. H.E.A.R.T. strives to connect you to programs and activities that support both the parents and the children as well as the family as a whole.
...is a Christ centered organization, established in September 1999 in Southwest Broward County. H.E.A.R.T.S. was formed to bring Homeschooling families together in order to support, educate, and encourage them in their efforts to educate their children at home. To achieve these goals, the group meets monthly to pray for and encourage one another, share methods, curriculum, ideas, and to plan group events, field trips and classes.
Heart and Home Homeschoolers is a Christian, cooperative support group of homeschooling families in Lee County, Florida. We welcome homeschool families of all faiths and educational philosophies. Our purposes are to support homeschooling parents, to share homeschooling resources and ideas, and to encourage families in the planning of social and educational activities for their children. We also provide a network for keeping homeschoolers aware of political issues affecting the rights of homeschoolers.
A list for Tampa Bay area homeschoolers who want their children to have a natural childhood and seek healthy alternatives in play and in life. This is a community group, and we meet regularly in an attempt to offer both ourselves and our children a healthy social environment.
Comprised of homeschooling moms and dads from our community, H.E.L.P. is a helpful haven to homeschool families in our area offering a plethora of ideas, experience, and support to any home school family.
This group is open to ALL Florida families who homeschool and those thinking of homeschooling. We welcome co-op, association, organization leaders, and others to share events, activities and information beneficial to Florida’s homeschoolers (i.e. Piano, chess, or music lessons, clubs, classes, co-op, and groups) through our calendar (or bulletin board) messages.
Homeschooled Kids & Co. is a local support group for families predominately from Escambia counties Alabama and Florida. Our group was formed in the 1990's when local Christian families who were homeschooling decided to come together for support and fellowship.
Homeschooling South Florida is a Yahoo Group designed for homeschooling kids (and their moms/dads) from the Palm Beaches, Broward County, and Dade County. Members on this board are open to discuss homeschooling issues such as curriculum selection, unschooling, the pros and cons (when mom/dad becomes overwhelmed), offer advice to new homeschoolers and share articles found concerning homeschooling issues.
We are a nonreligious community of naturally-minded families who are actively homeschooling young children in and around Weston. Although we may use different schooling methods, we are all interested in creating a peaceful, respectful environment to nurture our children's development and are committed to positive discipline.
This is a year round secular group for homeschool families, so we have a variety of opinions, religions, race, and ideas that need to be respected. We have field trips; get together(s), study groups, Clubs, Social activities,PE, Special events and lots more! This is a member run group, so please feel free to add anything, or make a suggestion!
If you are an "Unschooler" or a really relaxed homeschooler and you live in or around Lake County Florida then this is the group for you. Lets make this a place where we can come together to talk about the life that we choose, we respect our children and treat them like people, we don't believe in forced learning..."unschooling" affects every part of our live's not just the way our children learn.
Christian Home School organization serving home school families located primarily in Sarasota and Manatee Counties in Southwest Florida. Currently, Learning and Families (LAF) provides: Co-op classes for grades K – 12, small groups for all school aged children, an annual curriculum fair, parent meetings, a high school prom, a yearbook, and a Senior Graduation ceremony, field trip opportunities and so much more. Joining LAF also provides discounts when joining FPEA and HSLDA.
MFH is a support group for parents of homeschooled children in Central Florida. We accept all residents who currently homeschool, or are considering homeschooling, regardless of religious persuasion or beliefs.
Nature Coast LIFE is an inclusive homeschooling group for Hernando, Pasco,and Citrus County, Florida (Nature Coast). All are welcome regardless of race, religion(or lack of), lifestyle, or educational philosophy. We believe there are as many different ways of homeschooling as there are homeschoolers.... That we all want the best for our children,that regardless of the path we chose we are richer for the company of each other on the Journey.
As a Christian homeschool group, we desire to help families grow in maturity in Christ, and more specifically, to assist families whom God has called to teach their children at home and do so in a manner which honors God.
Are you tired of wading through all the religious rhetoric and intolerance when it comes to homeschooling your kids? This group was formed so that homeschoolers in the area could find other like-minded folks without fear of being judged for their religious choices or lifestyle choices. We are an open-minded homeschool group for the New Tampa and East Pasco Florida area. We mostly discuss homeschooling but are open to other topics that you might discuss amongst friends.
Providing networking, support, and encouragement for all homeschoolers in North Florida. Everyone is welcome regardless of other affiliations. This is your way to connect with other homeschoolers in your region!
Facebook group dedicated to supporting families with activities that include regular meetings that focus on parental support and guidance, curriculum planning, adult social nights, date night/childcare swapping, home management help, community learning opportunities, and more.
An online and offline group for all homeschooling families grades K-12 who live in Ocala and surrounding areas. We welcome all homeschoolers, regardless of homeschooling method, group affiliate or religion (or lack of one).
Are you unschooling in the Orlando area?? A relaxed homeschooler? If so, then this is the group for you!! :) While we do offer an online support group, we will be offering REAL LIFE events so our children will have the opportunity to make friends within the group.
This is a secular homeschool support group for families with liberal political values; we believe in equality for all, regardless of race, gender, religion or sexual orientation. If you have had difficulty finding a homeschool support group that would accept you the way you are because you can't honestly comply with their "statement of faith" requirements, we can offer your children the opportunities to fulfill their social needs in a diverse group that accepts them as they are.
P.A.C.E Parents Advancing Christian Education is a Non-legalistic Christian support group serving Flagler county, where we "WELCOME" all families interested in pursueing a home education for their children. We offer field trips , FPEA membership ,holiday events,co-ops, moms night out as well as book clubs,middle school group etc.
PACE is for christian homeschooling families in central Florida. We care about each other and share our lives...online or face-to-face...as we seek to glorify our Lord Jesus Christ by homeschooling our children. We are passionate for Jesus and have a desire to grow in faith. We share opinions and recipes, homeschooling tips and theology, prayer requests and personal experience.
A Judeo-Christrian homeschool support group designed to build friendships, encourage volunteerism, and develop socialization geared for children age 9 and up. We recently have added Pre-Pact, geared toward ages 8 and under.
We are an active, inclusive and social support group for homeschooling mothers of school-age children. All members are encouraged to plan and participate in many fun and enriching activities including playdates, field trips, study sessions and more. We strive to have fun while we educate our children and make friends for ourselves.
P.A.T.H. Inc. is a secular, non-profit homeschooling co-op and support group run by parent volunteers. All homeschoolers in Miami-Dade are welcome to join PATH, regardless of faith, culture, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or beliefs. Our goal is to find friendships and support while we inform, encourage, and motivate one another along our homeschooling journey.
Inclusive volunteer-run homeschool support group open to local Palm Beach County, Florida homeschoolers regardless of beliefs, ethnicity, or homeschooling style. Our focus is on homeschooling with an aim to provide friendly support with social and educational opportunities for all.
Parents Educating Children's mission is to support and encourage its member parents who are engaged in a home education program, as well as those considering homeschooling as an academic option. Our philosophy is founded on traditional, Biblical, Judeo-Christian values.
A place where all Homeschoolers....(Unschooler, Child lead learning, School at homer, just learning about homeschooling), regardless of faith (or lack of), race, family status, or any other thing that can get into the way of support, can go to and feel as though they belong.
Support group to encourage home educating families in the task of teaching their children at home. We are open to any home schooling family needing support despite race, creed, or religion, though most of our members are Christians.
The South Orlando Homeschool Christian group is a group that offers functions in the South Orlando and Kissimmee area. We have kids ranging from ages 1-15. We offer classes, field trips, clubs,testing resources and homeschool guidance. In addition, we send out a monthly informative newsletter with free homeschooling websites and more.
We welcome all homeschooling families, regardless of religious beliefs, educational philosophy, or curriculum method. We are not a leadership-based group run by rigid bylaws. We are all volunteers. We believe this system will enable members to concentrate more fully on their families and give attention to the important matters of homeschooling rather than the politics of a group.
CREATE is a social group for creative teens ages 14-18 hosting fun, artsy, and alternative events. CREATE welcomes teens with all creative interests and passions such as music, acting, writing, art, film, gaming, and more. We are a secular group and a safe, loving environment for ALL.
THINK is an inclusive group, open to all homeschooling families. Our mission is "to provide a secular environment for homeschool families to share educational resources and camaraderie and to encourage learning in its broadest sense".
This is an all-inclusive group for all ages of homeschoolers in the Trinity (and surrounding areas) of Pasco County, Florida. We can get support from one another. Post your homeschool messages, questions, suggestions and anything else that you want to get to all email members of Trinity Area Homeschoolers.
This group is for unschooling families in Palm Beach County, Florida. Unschoolers do not follow ANY curriculum, therefore this is not the place to discuss curriculum! Forming a group of like-minded individuals that can meet to socialize and empower one another is what this list is all about. We wish to extend our welcome to not only unschoolers, but to those who might be tempted to try unschooling as well as families sharing "attachment parenting" philosophies. To most of us here unschooling is merely a continuation of this parenting style.
Cooperative homeschooling group providing local support to families in East Orlando and surrounding areas. *We offer 12 week Fall and Spring Co-op Classes, (ages Nursery-High School offering a variety of classes including PE for K-12).